Upcoming conferences, meetings, workshops, plus links to other online calendars. Meetings are in Harrisburg unless otherwise noted. NEW indicates new from last week. Go To: PA Environment Digest Calendar Page
July 28-- NEW. Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee meets to consider House Bill 1798 (Eachus-D-Luzerne) adding not-for-profit organizations as an eligible applicant of the H20 water infrastructure program, Senate Bill 1034 (Stout-D-Washington) adding areas adjacent to or an expansion of an existing coal refuse disposal site to preferred coal refuse disposal sites priorities and Senate Bill 974 (D.White-R-Indiana) directing DCNR to honor leases during periods when State Parks or Forests are closed due to an action of the agency. Room 461. 9:15.
July 28-- NEW. House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee meets to consider Senate Bill 901 (Scarnati-R-Jefferson) extending by one year the deadline to comply with biodiesel mandate for small refineries. Room 60 East Wing. 10:00.
July 29-- Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee holds a hearing on green infrastructure (agenda). PA Landscape and Nursery Association trade show, Valley Forge. 10:00.
July 29 -- CANCELED. House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee holds a hearing on House Bill 1341 (George-D-Clearfield) requiring additional testing of sewage sludge. Room 140. 1:00.
July 29-- NEW. PA Energy Development Authority meeting. Room 105 Rachel Carson Building. 10:00. (formal notice)
July 29-- NEW. DEP, PennVEST public hearing on clean water, wastewater intended use plan for federal stimulus funds. 2nd Floor Auditorium, Rachel Carson Building. 1:00. (formal notice)
July 29-- DEP Coal and Clay Mine Subsidence Insurance Board meeting. 14th Floor Conference Room, Rachel Carson Building. 10:30. (rescheduled from June 25) (formal notice)
July 30-- CANCELED. DEP Small Water Systems Technical Assistance Center Advisory Board meeting. Next scheduled meeting is October 15. (formal notice)
August 11-12- Mid-Atlantic Invasive Plant Conference. University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown.
August 18-- House and Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committees hold a hearing marking the one year anniversary of the federal Farm Bill. Ag Progress Days, Rock Springs. 10:00.
September 1-- DEP Cleanup Standards Scientific Advisory Board meeting. Room 105 Rachel Carson Building. 9:30. (formal notice)
DEP Calendar of Events
Environmental Education Workshop/Training Calendar (courtesy PA Center for Environmental Education)
Senate Committee Schedule
House Committee Schedule
You can watch the Senate Floor Session and House Floor Session live online.