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Environmental Justice “Call To Action” Forum

December 12, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm

“Environmental Justice CALL TO ACTION Forum” is an Awareness, Outreach and Educational discussion focusing on Air Quality, the Brownfields Utilization Investment and Local Development ACT, Climate Justice, Education, Food, Health FIELDS, Lead, Superfund, Workforce Development, Renewable Energy, Rural, Urban Revitalization and Weatherization.

9:00am – 10:45am
SESSION I: Environmental Workforce & Superfund Workforce Development!
EPA Environmental Workforce Development and Jobs Training (EWDJT)
EPA Superfund Jobs Training Initiative (SJTI)
EPA Workforce Development Presenters: Danny Rodriquez

11:00am – 12:45am
SESSION II: BUILD ACT of 2018: How to fit, into the Morse Cutting Tools Site?
The Brownfields Utilization, Investment, and Local Development Act of 2018
The Morse Cutting Tools Site New Bedford’s oldest Brownfields Site 1996
EPA Build Act 2018 Presenters: Frank Gardner

The “Environmental Justice CALL TO ACTION Forum” sponsored by The Minority Action Committee, Old Bedford Village Development Corporation, III Pyramids, in collaboration with New Bedford Economic Development Council, CLEAN, GNB Workforce Investment Board, Community Foundation SEMA, NEIE, Southeastern Environmental Education Alliance, Island Foundation, Cruz Companies, Ben Rose Recreation Education Center, US Environmental Protection Agency and others,

For more information Call 508-993-8500 and/or e-mail obvdcbr@yahoo.com


December 12, 2018
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
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The Quest Center
1213 Purchase St, 2nd flr. Conf Room
New Bedford, MA 02740 United States
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