Public Comment

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, [...]

2019-02-15T16:07:08-04:00March 21st, 2019|Tags: , , , |

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, [...]

2019-02-15T16:06:02-04:00March 18th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

CARB Public Hearing on Proposed Zero-Emission Airport Shuttle Regulation

The California Air Resources Board will conduct a public hearing to consider the approval of the proposed Zero-Emission Airport Shuttle Regulation. The proposed regulation will require fixed route airport shuttles at California's 13 largest airports to transition to 100% ZEVs by 2035. Comments may be presented orally or submitted by mail or e-mail by [...]

2019-01-26T16:25:58-04:00February 21st, 2019|Tags: , , , |

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% [...]

2019-03-04T14:12:25-04:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: VW Settlement|Tags: , , |

CARB Public Meeting on Electrify America’s Progress in California

The California Air Resources Board is hosting a public meeting to solicit comments on Electrify America's progress in achieving its objectives. In addition, CARB is seeking suggestions on what it and other public agencies can do to further address issues impacting the installation of charging equipment.  The meeting will be held in the Conference [...]

New Jersey DEP Public Meeting #5 on Draft Mitigation Plan

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will be hosting a series of outreach events to take comments on the Draft VW Beneficiary Mitigation Plan. This is the last of the in-person public meetings. To register, send an email with the subject line “Registration” to vwcomments@dep.nj.gov with your name and the date/time of this session. The [...]

2018-10-09T16:12:18-04:00October 30th, 2018|Tags: , , |

New Jersey DEP Public Meeting #4 on Draft Mitigation Plan

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection will be hosting a series of outreach events to take comments on the Draft VW Beneficiary Mitigation Plan. This is the fourth of the in-person public meetings. To register, send an email with the subject line “Registration” to vwcomments@dep.nj.gov with your name and the date/time of this session. The [...]

2018-10-09T16:08:37-04:00October 30th, 2018|Tags: , , |

CARB to Host Public Meeting and Accept Comments on the 2018-2019 Funding Plan for Clean Transportation Incentives

The California Air Resources Board (CARB or Board) will conduct a public meeting to consider the approval of Proposed Fiscal Year 2018-19 Funding Plan for Clean Transportation Incentives (FY 2018-19 Funding Plan). This item will be considered at a meeting of the Board, which will commence at 9:00 a.m., October 25, 2018, and may continue at [...]

2018-09-24T13:45:06-04:00October 25th, 2018|Tags: , |

Indiana VW Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Advisory Committee Meeting

The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Advisory Committee will meet on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 1:00 PM EDT at the Indiana State Museum, 3rd Floor Conference Room. Museum Conference Room Directions: Please take the elevator to level 3, turn left off the elevator and walk through the glass doors to a small [...]

2018-10-18T20:07:49-04:00October 24th, 2018|Tags: , , |

Minnesota VW Settlement Program Implementation Meeting

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is holding a stakeholder meeting on VW settlement program implementation on October 23, 2018 at the MPCA office in St. Paul. They will discuss the program, how things are going and what comes next, and seek input on how to continue to improve implementation. The meeting will also be accessible [...]

2018-10-18T19:59:57-04:00October 23rd, 2018|Tags: , , |