Wednesday, January 21: Final day of public comment on a legislative rule required by SB 373, also known as the water bill or the above ground storage tank rule. The 90-page rule proposed by the DEP, and open for your comment, is 47 CSR 63. Read it here.
Attend a public hearing at 6 p.m. on January 21 at the DEP headquarters in Kanawha City: 601 57th Street, SE
Charleston, WV, 25304.
Comments can also be e-mailed, by Jan. 21, to WVDEPtankrules@wv.gov. Be sure to write Aboveground Storage Tank Comments in the subject line.
(Thanks to OHVEC for this reminder!)
Friday-Saturday, January 23-24: The organization “People Concerned About Chemical Safety” is sponsoring an event called Looking Forward: Summit on Chemical Safety in West Virginia. The event takes place noon to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 23 at the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex. It continues Saturday, January 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ferguson Memorial Baptist Church, 124 Marshall Avenue, Dunbar, WV. Learn more and register for this free event here: http://peopleconcernedaboutmic.com/