(INDIANAPOLIS) – The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee will hold a virtual public meeting on Thursday, May 28, 2020.
Details of the meeting are as follows:
WHO: The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee
WHAT: Committee scheduled to discuss on-road/non-road project implementation and DERA option, electric vehicle charging infrastructure solicitation, and 2020 milestones
WHEN: Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 10 a.m. EDT
WHERE: Microsoft Teams virtual meeting; link and call-in information available at www.idem.IN.gov/vwtrust.
For more information about the Indiana Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Program, including the meeting agenda and documents, please visit www.idem.IN.gov/vwtrust.
About the Committee
The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee (Committee) was formed under an executive order issued by Gov. Eric Holcomb on Oct. 4, 2017. The Committee will play a vital role in the disbursement of Indiana’s share of funds from the Environmental Mitigation Trust created as part of Volkswagen’s settlement of Clean Air Act violations regarding diesel emissions from its vehicles. Indiana will receive approximately $41 million under the terms of the consent decree.
IDEM (idem.IN.gov) implements federal and state regulations regarding the environment. Through compliance assistance, incentive programs and educational outreach, the agency encourages and aids businesses and citizens to protect Hoosiers and the environment.