Whitmer creates Michigan’s 1st environmental justice panel

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced this week the first Michigan Advisory Council for Environmental Justice (MACEJ).  The 21-member council will advise the Interagency Environmental Justice Response Team (IEJRT), which works with the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy (EGLE) to assure all Michigan residents receive equal protections from environmental hazards. Community activists in areas like … Continue reading Whitmer creates Michigan’s 1st environmental justice panel