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EBC Rhode Island Chapter Breakfast Program: Update from Federal and State Environmental Leadership

April 12, 2013 @ 7:30 am – 10:00 am

Environmental activities in Rhode Island are impacted by federal programs, policies and regulations at the U.S. EPA as well as by programs at the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management and the state legislature. Join us for this EBC Rhode Island Chapter morning program and learn about federal and state initiatives and priorities that will impact businesses and municipalities in the state. Speakers include U.S. EPA Regional Administrator Curt Spalding and Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit. Also on the program are the chairs of the legislative environmental committees: Senator V. Susan Sosnowski and Representative Arthur Handy.

Keynote Speakers

  H. Curtis Spalding
Regional Administrator, U.S. EPA – Region 1

  Janet L. Coit
Director, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management

Legislative Speakers

  Senator V. Susan Sosnowski
Chair, Rhode Island Senate Committee on Environment and Agriculture

  Representative Arthur Handy, D – Cranston
Chair, Rhode Island House Environment and Natural Resources Committee