Public Hearings:

Monday, February 6, 2017 (three hearings)
9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m.& 6:00 p.m.
MassDEP Headquarters
One Winter Street
Boston, MA

Monday, February 6, 2017
9:00 a.m.
MassDEP Southeast Regional Office
20 Riverside Drive
Lakeville, MA

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 (two hearings)
9:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.
MassDEP Central Regional Office
8 New Bond Street
Worcester, MA

Wednesday, February 8, 2017            
2:00 p.m.
Springfield Central Library
220 State Street
Springfield, MA

If one or more of the scheduled public hearings above is cancelled due to inclement weather, additional public hearings will be held on:

Friday, February 10, 2017 
9:00 a.m.
MassDEP Headquarters
One Winter Street
Boston, MA

Friday, February 10, 2017 
9:00 a.m.
MassDEP Central Regional Office
8 New Bond Street
Worcester, MA

Public Comment Period: 
Ends February 24, 2017, at 5:00 p.m.

In accordance with the Supreme Judicial Court’s decision, in the case of Kain v. DEP, 474 Mass. 278 (2016), directing MassDEP to promulgate new regulations in accordance with Section 3(d) of the Global Warming Solutions Act (GWSA) that establish declining aggregate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions on multiple categories of GHG emissions sources in the Commonwealth, and Governor Baker’s Executive Order 569 directing MassDEP and other agencies to reduce GHG emissions to meet the goals set in the GWSA, MassDEP proposes to amend its regulations at 310 CMR 7.00 and 310 CMR 60.00.