North Carolina

North Carolina DEQ Stakeholder Information Session: Wilmington

The DEQ is seeking input on the draft plan to ensure North Carolinians feel it reflects their priorities. A series of five stakeholder information sessions will be held across the state to explain and discuss the draft plan. Members of the public and entities interested in receiving funds for eligible projects are encouraged to attend. [...]

2018-03-26T22:40:46+00:00April 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina DEQ Stakeholder Information Session: Durham

The DEQ is seeking input on the draft plan to ensure North Carolinians feel it reflects their priorities. A series of five stakeholder information sessions will be held across the state to explain and discuss the draft plan. Members of the public and entities interested in receiving funds for eligible projects are encouraged to attend. [...]

2018-03-26T22:38:41+00:00April 17th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina DEQ Stakeholder Information Session: Kinston

The DEQ is seeking input on the draft plan to ensure North Carolinians feel it reflects their priorities. A series of five stakeholder information sessions will be held across the state to explain and discuss the draft plan. Members of the public and entities interested in receiving funds for eligible projects are encouraged to attend. [...]

2018-03-26T22:38:01+00:00April 16th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina DEQ Stakeholder Information Session: Kannapolis

The DEQ is seeking input on the draft plan to ensure North Carolinians feel it reflects their priorities. A series of five stakeholder information sessions will be held across the state to explain and discuss the draft plan. Members of the public and entities interested in receiving funds for eligible projects are encouraged to attend. [...]

2018-03-26T22:37:25+00:00March 27th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina DEQ Stakeholder Information Session: Asheville

The DEQ is seeking input on the draft plan to ensure North Carolinians feel it reflects their priorities. A series of five stakeholder information sessions will be held across the state to explain and discuss the draft plan. Members of the public and entities interested in receiving funds for eligible projects are encouraged to attend. [...]

2018-03-26T17:50:44+00:00March 26th, 2018|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina Releases Draft Mitigation Plan and is Accepting Public Comment

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has released their Draft Mitigation Plan that outlines the state's intended use of their $30.68 Million settlement. The DEQ proposes to allocate investment in phases, using 30% of overall funds during their Phase 1 period (2018-2020).During Phase 1 the DEQ will allocate funds through five different programs [...]

2018-03-26T18:31:23+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: VW Settlement|Tags: , , , |

North Carolina seeks public comment through Volkswagen Settlement Request For Information

North Carolina has been allocated $92 million in Volkswagen settlement money to reduce air pollution from mobile sources. Through a Request for Information (RFI), the N.C. Division of Air Quality (DAQ) in the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) seeks public input on how the funds should be used to reduce pollution. All comments [...]

2017-11-22T13:54:58+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: VW Settlement|Tags: , , |

North Carolina State budget could include investment priorities for VW settlement funds

In their recently passed budget bill, North Carolina state Senate leaders signaled how they want the VW settlement funds spent. Prioritize purchases that boost job growth, budget language instructs. Favor in-state manufacturers and small businesses when buying. And the language explicitly reinforces the fact that the General Assembly controls state purse strings, even for [...]

2018-03-13T07:48:00+00:00May 30th, 2017|Categories: VW Settlement|Tags: |