People of color and low-income communities in Virginia bear disproportionate risks from polluting industries and environmental threats — oil and gas projects, coal mining, landfills and other industrial sites — and from the impacts of climate change. Current state law is woefully inadequate to protect Virginia’s communities.
Both the Senate and House have passed versions of this bill, and will now take up each other’s bills for consideration.
It’s important your elected officials hear from you so we can keep this momentum rolling.
Contact your elected officials