Release 01-43      
FOR IMMEDIATE
RELEASE

December 7, 2001
 

CONTACT:

Jerry Martin
(916) 322-2990

Richard Varenchik
(626) 575-6730
www.arb.ca.gov
       
Media Advisory

ARB to Hear Environmental Justice Proposal


SACRAMENTO
-- The California Air Resources Board (ARB) will hold a public meeting to consider the approval of proposed Environmental Justice policies and actions. 

Thursday, December 13
6:00 p.m.

California Air Resources Board
Auditorium
9530 Telstar Avenue
El Monte, CA 91731

Staff has developed several environmental justice policies with input from the general public, community and environmental groups, industry and other regulatory agencies. The public is invited to present their comments on these proposed environmental justice policies and actions.

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The Air Resources Board is a department of the California Environmental Protection Agency. ARBís mission is to promote and protect public health, welfare, and ecological resources through effective reduction of air pollutants while recognizing and considering effects on the economy. The ARB oversees all air pollution control efforts in California to attain and maintain health based air quality standards.

The energy challenge facing California is real. Every Californian needs to take immediate action to reduce energy consumption. For a list of simple ways you can reduce demand and cut your energy cost, see our website at http://www.arb.ca.gov.

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