Climate Justice Working Group
The Climate Justice Working Group (CJWG) will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 at 12:00pm. The 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. The 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 CLCPA.
This informational meeting will not take any official action but include presentations on mapping analysis and will be conducted by teleconference. Members of the public are welcome to listen to the meeting via webcast.
When: Tuesday, Oct.19, 2021 @ 12 p.m. ET
Audio: Dial 1-518-549-0500; Access code: 161 049 7958
Additional Information: This meeting will also be recorded and posted on the Climate Act website within three days, or as soon as practicable.