PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE Section 5311 (ADTAP), 5310, 5339, 5307 and applicable State funding, or combination thereof

This is to inform the public that a public hearing will be held on the proposed Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments Program Application to be submitted to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. The public hearing will be held on 10/26/2017 at 7:30PM before the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments Board of Directors.

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Healthy Places for Healthy People and Local Foods, Local Places Webinar

On October 13, 2017, at 1:00 PM, the EPA will host a webinar to explain more about Healthy Places for Healthy People and Local Foods, Local Places. The webinar will include a question-and-answer session where potential applicants can ask questions about the programs and application process. Register for the webinar at the following: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/us-epa-2017-local-foods-local-places-healthy-places-for-healthy-people-program-overviews-and-tickets-38599046788

The deadline to submit applications to the EPA for the program is October 25, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

Keep Our Air Clean Art Competition

The NC Clean Energy Technology Center at North Carolina State University is sponsoring a student art contest on the topic of “ways that we can take action to reduce air pollution from cars and trucks.” Students from kindergarten through college can submit artwork for the contest. Winners will have their artwork featured on billboards across the state to help spread the word about ways that we all can help keep the air clean. All billboards will direct people to learn more at www.fuelwhatmatters.org.

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2017 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference – October 11 – 13, 2017 [Raleigh, NC]

The purpose of the 2017 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference (SFT) & Expo is to showcase the latest and greatest in advanced vehicles, fuels, and technologies, including data driven solutions. The SFT is a source of on-the-ground experiences for increasing fleet efficiency and sustainability, while reducing emissions and costs.

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