Aqua NC Rate Hike Public Hearing – Wilmington

Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. New Hanover County Courthouse 317 Princess Street Courtroom 317 Wilmington, North Carolina 28401 Only customers who give testimony during a public hearing (in-person or virtual) will have their comments weighed during the rate case proceedings.  Aqua North Carolina is seeking approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) […]

Aqua NC Rate Hike Public Hearing – Gastonia

Thursday, October 27, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. Gaston County Courthouse County Commission, Public Forum Room 2nd Floor 325 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Way Gastonia, North Carolina 28052 Only customers who give testimony during a public hearing (in-person or virtual) will have their comments weighed during the rate case proceedings.  Aqua North Carolina is seeking approval […]

N.C. Oil and Gas Commission Meeting

Green Square Building 217 W. Jones St, Raleigh, NC

The North Carolina Oil and Gas Commission will meet in the Ground Floor Training Room of the Green Square building, 217 W. Jones St., Raleigh, 27603, on Nov. 1, 2022. The meeting will begin at 1 p.m. Members of the public may attend in-person or join the meeting by computer or phone. An agenda and […]

Engaging EPA’s Proposed Drinking Water Rulemaking for PFAS

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting a webinar to prepare communities for how to get involved and provide EPA with their input on the upcoming proposed National Primary Drinking Water Regulation for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) under the Safe Drinking Water Act. The public webinar will be held on November 2, […]

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The Smell Of Money Screening (New Bern, NC)

CStone Church 2304 US HWY 70 E, New Bern,, NC

Please join us at Cstone Church (2304 US HWY 70 E New Bern, NC) for a special screening of "The Smell of Money" followed by a Q&A session. This event is free however, please register to secure your seat! Movie Description: This film exposes the true impacts to our waters and to the communities being impacted by […]

EMC Committee Meetings

Archdale Building in the Ground Floor Hearing Room 512 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC

November 9, 2022 EMC Meeting Information and WebEx Information This meeting will occur in the Ground Floor Hearing Room of the Archdale Building at 512 N. Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC. Commissioners, staff, and scheduled speakers will attend in-person. Limited seating will be available to the public. Face coverings are optional for employees and visitors. Meeting audio […]

EMC Commission Meeting

Archdale Building in the Ground Floor Hearing Room 512 N. Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC

November 10, 2022 EMC Meeting Information and WebEx Information This meeting will occur in the Ground Floor Hearing Room of the Archdale Building at 512 N. Salisbury St, Raleigh, NC. Commissioners, staff, and scheduled speakers will attend in-person. Limited seating will be available to the public. Face coverings are optional for employees and visitors. Meeting audio […]

ACT Against Coal Ash Press Conference

ACT Against Coal Ash Press Conference: We Want Answers on 828 MLK Remediation   What: The Alliance of Carolinians Together Against Coal Ash (ACT) is hosting a press conference to discuss the unanswered questions and concerns about the 828 Martin Luther King Blvd. Coal Ash Disposal Site Remediation Project.   Who: Local Chapel Hill residents, Coal Ash […]

Environmental Justice & Equity Advisory Board Meeting

Green Square Building 217 W. Jones St, Raleigh, NC

The Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board will hold an in-person special meeting on biomass on November 17. Members of the public are invited to attend in person or online. Who: Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board What: Special Meeting When: Thursday, November 17 at 6 p.m. Where: Green Square Training Room            […]

The Smell Of Money & Five Cents Screenings (Wilmington, NC)

Historic Thalian Hall 310 Chestnut Street, Wilmington, NC

Cucalorus Film Festival presents The Smell Of Money & Five Cents- Thalian Black November 17 | 7pm The Smell of Money When a corporate hog farm moves in––uninvited––on land her grandfather had purchased after claiming his freedom from slavery, Elsie Herring decides to fight back. But as her rural community becomes the epicenter of the pork industry’s explosion in […]

No Dirty Deal Call

Join the People vs. Fossil Fuels coalition, POWHR and 7 Directions of Service for an update on our fight to stop Sen. Manchin and Schumer’s dirty deal. This call will be led by leaders on the frontlines of campaigns to stop fossil fuel projects, including the Mountain Valley Pipeline. The intention of this virtual call […]

Community Meeting in Columbus County on private well sampling

Riegelwood Community Park- Community Center 142 Waccamaw Road, Riegelwood, NC

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a community information meeting on Tuesday, November 29, at the Community Center in Riegelwood Community Park. DEQ will share updates on private well sampling underway for PFAS contamination in Columbus, New Hanover, Brunswick, and Pender counties.  Staff will also answer questions from the public about […]