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Nov 29, 2021

Environmental Justice and the Era of “Woke” Permitting

There is no question the policy considerations underlying Environmental Justice (EJ) are valid. As a society, we need to recognize that some communities are more at risk than others and devise means to mitigate these risks or at least not consciously add to them if possible.


Sep 28, 2021

Existing Laws Offer Environmental Justice Tools, Official Says

The Justice Department has plenty of options under existing environmental laws to help local communities long suffering from air or water pollution even without an environmental justice statute, the head of a new federal environmental justice litigation team said Tuesday.


Jun 10, 2021

Environmental Priorities

Talking with others in our industry to find out their environmental priorities are usually much more telling than media headlines. One of the casualties during this time of pandemic isolation is face-to-face time at meetings and conferences.