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EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the Border Environment Cooperation Commission
Release Date: 10/08/2009
Contact Information: Dave Bary at 214-665-2200 or email@example.com
(Dallas, Texas – October 8, 2009) The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1,100,000 to the Border Environment Cooperation Commission (BECC). The funds will be used by the BECC to administer and implement priority environmental projects consistent with the Border 2012 Program Goal #2: Air pollution. BECC will coordinate with EPA on the development of a process for the solicitation of project proposals, selection of eligible projects, and implementation of selected projects for EPA Region 6. BECC will also coordinate with EPA on the implementation of requests for proposals (RFPs) and the selection of eligible and ranked projects. Projects will then be implemented in accordance with a strategy developed by the BECC.
Additional information on EPA grants: https://www.epa.gov/region6/gandf/index.htm
More about activities in EPA Region 6: https://www.epa.gov/region6
EPA audio file is available at https://www.epa.gov/region6/6xa/podcast/oct2009.html