The Federal Register published the Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ proposed new Clean Water Rule earlier last week, opening a 60-day public comment period. Now is the time for farmers and ranchers to show their support for the new Clean Water rule.
 
Tell the EPA that you value clean water and clear rules by submitting an online comment about the new Clean Water Rule here. Comments will be accepted until April 15.
 
EPA and the Army will hold public hearings on the proposed new rule in Kansas City with sessions on Feb. 27 and 28. All persons wanting to speak are encouraged to register in advance. 
 
The hearings will be held in the Wyandotte Ballroom of the Reardon Convention Center, 520 Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas 66101.
 
  • The Wednesday, February 27, session of the public hearing will convene at 4:00 pm (local time) and will conclude no later than 8:00 pm.
 
  • The Thursday, February 28, session will convene at 9:00 am and will conclude no later than 12:00 pm
 
Submit comments about the new Clean Water Rule; attend public hearing in Kansas City