Statewide, OR—A public meeting of the Oregon Environmental Quality Commission is scheduled on Thursday, May 7, 2020. The commission is the rulemaking and policy board for the state's Department of Environmental Quality.
When: Thursday, May 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
How: The meeting will be conducted by teleconference, and people may connect using the Zoom platform for audio and video over computer or by telephone for audio-only connection.
Details: Visit the agenda page for teleconference connection details, and to access the reports and supporting materials for the meeting.
Agenda link: https://www.oregon.gov/deq/about-us/eqc/Pages/0507...
About the commission
The Oregon Environmental Quality Commission is a five-member panel appointed by the governor of Oregon for four-year terms to serve as the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality's policy and rulemaking board. In addition to adopting rules, the commission also establishes policies, issues orders, judges appeals of fines or other DEQ actions and appoints the DEQ director.
For more information about the commission, visit the EQC homepage at https://www.oregon.gov/deq/about-us/eqc/Pages/defa...
Media contact: Jennifer Flynt, 503.730-5924, firstname.lastname@example.org
DEQ's mission is to be a leader in restoring, maintaining and enhancing the quality of Oregon's air, land and water.