|The Climate Justice Working Group (CJWG) is tasked with establishing criteria for identifying disadvantaged communities for the purposes of co-pollutant reductions, greenhouse gas emissions reductions, regulatory impact statements, and the allocation of investments pursuant to the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act.
The next CJWG virtual meeting will take place on Tuesday, June 15 at 12 p.m.
CJWG is comprised of representatives from Environmental Justice communities statewide, including three members from New York City communities, three members from rural communities, and three members from urban communities in upstate New York, as well as representatives from the state departments of Environmental Conservation, Health, Labor, and NYSERDA.
Consistent with Executive Orders issued by Governor Cuomo and in keeping with measures designed to limit the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted by teleconference. Members of the public are welcome to listen to the meeting via webcast. Register now.
Alternatively, you can dial 1+1-518-549-0500 Access code: 161 982 1054#
This meeting will also be recorded and posted on the Climate Act website within three days, or as soon as practicable.