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Keep Louisiana Beautiful Joins Forces With State Agencies to Boost Enforcement of Environmental Laws

WHO: Keep Louisiana Beautiful
WHEN: July 15, 2015
8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m
WHERE: St. Tammy Parish Council Chambers
21490 Koop Dr., Mandeville, LA 70471
WHAT: Environmental Law Enforcement Training Workshop
WHY:

The workshop provides participants with important information regarding the laws and effects that littering, illegal dumping, illegal burning, water pollution, and air pollution have on the quality of life in the Sportsman’s Paradise.

Law Enforcement officials, justices of the peace, constables, state and city prosecutors, elected and appointed officials, environmental managers, code enforcement officers, public works directors, and sanitarians are encouraged to attend. To RSVP email Susan Russel at srussell@keeplouisianabeautiful.org.

The agenda includes:

  • Presentation by Keep Louisiana Beautiful
  • Presentation by LDWF Law Enforcement Division on littering
  • Presentation by US EPA Criminal Investigation Division on federal environmental crimes
  • Enforcement of litter and environmental crimes
  • Panel discussion on the role of each agency
CONTACT: Jess Brown
DEVENEY
jbrown@deveney.com