WASHINGTON, D.C., July 29, 2022 – On Tuesday, August 2, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan, and White House Infrastructure Coordinator Mitch Landrieu will journey to Lowndes County, Alabama to announce the Biden Administration’s new water infrastructure initiative for underserved rural communities. Administration officers will be part of Congresswoman Terri Sewell and environmental justice advocate Catherine Coleman Flowers to talk about options to longstanding environmental justice considerations for residents coping with the impacts of air pollution.
On Monday, August 1, USDA and EPA workers will host a day press tour in Lowndes County, the place media can have a possibility to see first-hand the air pollution challenges in the group and communicate with impacted residents.
On Tuesday, August 2, Secretary Vilsack, Administrator Regan, and Coordinator Landrieu will meet with residents and group leaders throughout a tour of a house dealing with dangerous publicity to yard sewage, host a group roundtable and maintain a press convention to announce this new partnership to ship vital rural water infrastructure by way of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. Secretary Vilsack and Administrator Regan shall be accessible to media for questions.
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