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MassDEP Proposes New Wetlands, Waterways, and Water Quality Rules for Climate Change and Resiliency

Written by / Published Monday, 08 January 2024 16:28
In January 2023 MassDEP proposed a comprehensive suite of new regulations to deal with climate change in the form of storms, flooding, and sea level rise. These are expected to be promulgated during 2024. They will affect three related regulatory and policy programs. The opportunity for the public to comment is open through February. Where and how to send your comments are specified by MassDEP.

Local Climate Action: From Climate Adaptation to Community Resilience: Start by Adding Climate to Municipal Bylaws

Written by / Published Monday, 30 October 2023 12:27
Gregor I. McGregor, Esq. of McGregor Legere Stevens PC on November 15 will present on Local Climate Action to the Massachusetts Society of Municipal Conservation Professionals (MSMCP).

Municipal Governments Cope with Climate Change Adaptation and Resiliency Using Local Regulations

Written by / Published Monday, 01 April 2019 14:27
Coastal as well as inland communities in Massachusetts increasingly are looking to their local wetland permitting laws and regulations as one place to help build climate change resilience.

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