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Environmental Justice Board to Meet Aug. 24

RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board will hold its meeting Monday, Aug. 24, remotely via teleconference, in place of an in-person meeting.

The public is invited to listen to the meeting online or by phone. The meeting is set for 3-5 p.m. with a public comment period from 5-6 p.m.

Primary topics for the August meeting include Executive Order 143 and a presentation by one of the board members about his work with COVID-19 and environmental justice communities.

Additional information, including the meeting agenda, will be made available on the Board’s website.

To sign up to provide comments, email

To attend via WebEx, go to  and use meeting number 161 731 5807 and event password 1894, or call in at 1-415-655-0003, access code 161 731 5807.

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