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Environmental Justice Board to Meet May 18

Updated May 15 to include agenda 

The state Department of Environmental Quality Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board will meet via teleconference Monday, May 18, instead of holding an in-person meeting.

The public can listen to the meeting online or by phone.

Topics on the agenda include how DEQ is adapting to COVID-19, climate and environmental justice, DEQ’s Clean Energy Plan, the department’s Public Participation Plan, and updates to the North Carolina Community Mapping System.

To sign up to provide comments, email

To attend via WebEx, visit the website
Meeting number:  611 203 640
Password:  EJE2020
Phone: +1-415-655-0003 US TOLL
Access code: 611 203 640

The board’s 16 members were selected from across North Carolina and represent the diverse cultures of the state.

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