The next EPA Gowanus Canal Community Advisory Group will meet at its general meeting on Tuesday, September 27 at PS 58, 330 Smith Street from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
Monday, September 12, 2011
NYC Department of Environmental Protection's Commissioner Carter Strickland will be attending the meeting with members of his staff. Mayor Bloomberg appointed Strickland as commissioner of NYC DEP in August '11. He was previously DEP's Deputy Commissioner for Sustainability and was a principal architect of Bloomberg's City’s Green Infrastructure Plan.
This will be the community's first opportunity to speak to the Commissioner on his agency's activities as they relate to the Gowanus Canal.