Mississippi

MDEQ Public Hearing on Draft Mitigation Plan: Biloxi

Three public hearings have been scheduled in March to provide opportunity for the public to comment on the state’s Mitigation Plan describing Mississippi’s goals and strategies in spending its portion of funds from the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust. March 18 — 1:30 p.m. in MDEQ’s Commission Hearing Room located at 515 East Amite Street, [...]

By |2019-02-15T16:07:08-05:00March 21st, 2019|

MDEQ Public Hearing on Draft Mitigation Plan: Jackson

Three public hearings have been scheduled in March to provide opportunity for the public to comment on the state’s Mitigation Plan describing Mississippi’s goals and strategies in spending its portion of funds from the Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust. March 18 — 1:30 p.m. in MDEQ’s Commission Hearing Room located at 515 East Amite Street, [...]

By |2019-02-15T16:06:02-05:00March 18th, 2019|

Mississippi Releases VW Draft Beneficiary Mitigation Plan

On February 15, 2019 the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) released its draft mitigation plan that lays out the state's strategy for spending its $9.87 million share of the Environmental Mitigation Trust. The breakdown of the spending priorities by mitigation action are below. Notably, Mississippi has allocated only 10% of the maximum 15% [...]

By |2019-03-04T14:12:25-05:00February 15th, 2019|

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Meeting on VW Funds: Biloxi

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has scheduled three meetings to garner input from the public on the state’s proposed mitigation plan that will spend $9.8 Million in funds allocated to the state from the Volkswagen Diesel Settlement. Public comments will also be accepted through May 18, 2018 through the link below. Find [...]

By |2018-04-01T19:49:37-04:00April 24th, 2018|

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Meeting on VW Funds: Batesville

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has scheduled three meetings to garner input from the public on the state’s proposed mitigation plan that will spend $9.8 Million in funds allocated to the state from the Volkswagen Diesel Settlement. Public comments will also be accepted through May 18, 2018 through the link below. Find [...]

By |2018-04-01T19:45:39-04:00April 18th, 2018|

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Meeting on VW Funds: Jackson

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has scheduled three meetings to garner input from the public on the state’s proposed mitigation plan that will spend $9.8 Million in funds allocated to the state from the Volkswagen Diesel Settlement. Public comments will also be accepted through May 18, 2018 through the link below. Find [...]

By |2018-04-02T11:00:57-04:00April 11th, 2018|

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Requests Public Input to Create Draft Mitigation Plan

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has scheduled three meetings to garner input from the public on the state’s proposed mitigation plan that will spend $9.8 Million in funds allocated to the state from the Volkswagen Diesel Settlement. MDEQ has also developed a fillable PDF web-based form to allow interested stakeholders to submit [...]

By |2018-04-02T11:00:15-04:00April 1st, 2018|