The Environmental Protection Agency will hold four public hearings for feedback on the recently proposed Clean Power Plan, which will regulate the carbon emmissions of existing power plants. League members and Leagues are encouraged to attend these events and offer public comments on the importance of this historic regulation.

The hearing schedule is as follows:

July 29 and July 30, 2014
Atlanta, Georgia

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (EST)
Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center
Main Tower Bridge Conference Area, Conference Room B
61 Forsyth Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303

July 29 and July 30, 2014
Denver, Colorado

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (MDT)
EPA Region 8 Building
1595 Wynkoop Street
Denver, CO 80202

July 29 and July 30, 2014
Washington, DC

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (EST)
William Jefferson Clinton East Building, Room 1153
1201 Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004

July 31 and August 1, 2014
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. (EST)
William S. Moorhead Federal Building, Room 1310
1000 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Visit the EPA's website to sign up to provide testimony. Talking points and guidance for submitting comments are provided in the documents below. League members who cannot attend the hearings should submit a comment to the EPA in support of these regulations.


Guidance for Drafting Public Comments 264 KB
Talking Points on EPA's Clean Power Plan482.82 KB