Erie, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold an Environmental Justice listening session in Erie, PA on April 27, 2017.
The session will focus on engaging community residents and leaders in DEP’s decision-making process, and how DEP can involve people that may not fit the traditional definition of an environmental justice area - which is based on minority population and income levels in census tracts.
WHAT: Erie County Environmental Justice Listening Session
WHEN: Thursday, April 27, 2017
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
WHERE: Tom Ridge Environmental Center
301 Peninsula Drive, Room 112
Erie, PA 16505
Additional information, including listening session focus area questions, future dates and locations, can be found on the DEP website at http://www.dep.pa.gov/PublicParticipation/OfficeofEnvironmentalJustice/Pages/Listening-Sessions.aspx