EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Regional EPA Offices, Draft Strategic Plan, and Regulatory Reform
August 19, 2019 / by
Stephen Lee /
Dan Costa, EPN member and former National Program Director, EPA Air, Climate, and Energy Research Program, is quoted in this article about a recent study by EPA’s Office of the Inspector General that shows the Office of Research and Development isn’t collecting enough feedback from outside groups to know whether its reports, databases, and software tools are useful to them.
July 25, 2019 / by
Jennifer Bjorhus /
Minnesota Star Tribune
Jeffry Fowley, EPN member and former EPA Region 1 Attorney, was quoted in this article about state lawmakers calling for the Minnesotan governor to suspend permits for a proposed copper-nickel mine following controversies surrounding wastewater.
June 13, 2019 / by
Stephen Henderson /
Detroit Today, WDET FM
EPN members Betsy Southerland, former Director, EPA Office of Science and Technology in the Office of Water and, and Dan Reich, former Assistant Regional Counsel, EPA Region 9, were interviewed on about how EPA has changed under the Trump administration and how big businesses are seeing climate change affect their bottom lines. Interview starts at approximately 3:05.
May 22, 2019 / by
Kevin Bogardus /
EPN Advisor William Ruckelshaus, former EPA Administrator (1970-1973 and 1983-1985), and EPN member Bonnie Bellow, former EPA Director, Public Affairs Division, Region 2, are quoted in this article about seven former EPA administrators sending a letter to Congress, offering their assistance in creating an oversight strategy and a path forward for the agency.