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Virtual Valley Talk: Updating Pennsylvania’s Environmental Justice Policy with PA Department of Environmental Protection

April 13, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This event will be held virtually on Zoom.

Join FOW and DEP Director for the Office of Environmental Justice, Justin Dula, for a presentation about the draft policy and learn more about how you can participate in this policy process. After years of preparation and collaboration, an updated Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Environmental Justice Policy is available for official public comment from now until May 11th.  Written public comment is also always welcome via the DEP website below.

In his role of Director for the Office of Environmental Justice at the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Justin focuses on outreach to communities facing disproportionate environmental impacts. Justin is also the Vice President of the American Planning Association Pennsylvania Chapter and the Secretary/Treasurer of APA’s LGBTQ and Planning Division. He works hard to work with with a variety of communities ranging from historic towns in anthracite coal country to suburban communities near Philadelphia on their thoughts for improving their communities and environment.

Read the updated policy, view the public hearing dates, and learn how to comment at the EJ Policy Revision webpage.

Register here!



April 13, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm