Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice Announces a Town Hall Meeting in Durham, North Carolina
The Interagency Working Group on Environmental Justice will hold a community stakeholder meeting in conjunction with the Department of Health and Human Services and other federal partners on Monday, July 16, 2012, from 7pm – 9pm at the Hyati Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC. These meetings provide an opportunity for stakeholders to discuss best practices and model programs to create more healthy and vibrant communities. Stakeholders include grassroots communities; federal, state, tribal, and local government agencies; business/industry; academics and other interested parties. These regional meetings also provide an opportunity to explore how the federal government can meet its responsibilities and work effectively with communities experiencing environmental justice issues.
Doors open at 6:00 pm. This event is open to the public.