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N.C. Environmental Management Commission to meet July 8 - 9, 2020

The North Carolina Environmental Management Commission (EMC) will meet remotely Wednesday and Thursday, July 8-9 by teleconference. The public is invited to attend the meetings online or by phone. Agendas for the committee meetings on Wednesday and the full commission meeting on Thursday are available here.

Committee Meetings When: Wednesday, July 8, 2020

To Listen: link to join meeting

  • 9-10:30 a.m.                Water Allocation
  • 10:45 – 11:45 a.m.      Groundwater & Waste Management
  • 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.        Air Quality   
  • 2:45 – 4:45 p.m.          Water Quality                                               

Commission Meeting

When: Thursday, July 9, 2020          

To Listen: link to join meeting

The Environmental Management Commission is responsible for adopting rules for the protection, preservation and enhancement of the state’s air, land and water resources. The commission oversees and adopts rules for several divisions of the Department of Environmental Quality, including the divisions of Air Quality; Energy, Mineral and Land Resources; Waste Management and Water Resources.