Press Releases

EPA Releases the EJ 2020 Action Agenda, the Agency’s Environmental Justice Strategic Plan for 2016-2020
  • Oct 27, 2016
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today released the Environmental Justice 2020 Action Agenda (EJ 2020), the Agency’s environmental justice strategic plan for 2016 to 2020. EJ 2020 will further integrate environmental justice considerations in all of the Agency’s programs, strengthen EPA’s collaboration with partners, and demonstrate progress on significant national challenges facing minority and low-income communities.
Sims Bayou Projects Remove Floodplain Designation from 4,400 Plus Properties in South Houston/Harris County
  • May 18, 2016
Revisions to flood insurance rate map will mean rate reductions for many homes.