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Baker-Polito Administration Joins Multi-State Pledge to Increase Market for Electric Vehicles 

7/14/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Massachusetts joins 14 other states and the District of Columbia in a commitment to advance and accelerate the market for electric medium- and heavy-duty vehicles

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Drought Conditions Continue in Several Regions of Massachusetts 

7/10/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Cape Region Moved to Level 1; Northeast Region Improves

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Baker-Polito Administration Highlights EEE Preparedness Measures 

7/07/2020 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

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State Officials Remind Public to Prioritize Safety During Holiday Weekend 

7/03/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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New $56 Million Agreement Related To Columbia Gas’s Role In Merrimack Valley Gas Explosions 

7/03/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Columbia Gas to Leave Massachusetts and Transfer Assets to Eversource; Settlement Money Creates Funds to Support the Merrimack Valley and Wipe Out Low-Income Customer Debt

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State Announces Drought Conditions in Several Regions of Massachusetts  

6/26/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Monitoring of Water Resources to Continue, Outdoor Water Conservation by Public Necessary

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Marketing Grants to Support Massachusetts’ Seafood Industry 

6/23/2020 Department of Fish and Game

The Baker-Polito Administration today announced $50,616 in grant funding to three projects to help the Commonwealth’s local seafood industry sell fresh, locally-caught products to Massachusetts consumers through promotion and awareness campaigns.

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AG Healey, Baker-Polito Administration Reach Agreement With Holtec Over Sale of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant 

6/17/2020 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Agreement Addresses Environmental, Public Safety and Financial Concerns

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Availability of $41 Million in Support for Food Security Programs 

6/11/2020 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

Administration Launches New Grant Program and Releases Opportunity for More Agricultural Vendors to Participate in Healthy Incentives Program

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State Officials Remind Public to Prioritize Safety While Boating 

6/11/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

State environmental and public safety officials are urging boaters to take important steps to safely and responsibly ride and operate boats this season

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Permanent Protection of 165 Acres of Farmland in Berkshire County 

6/03/2020 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

The Baker-Polito Administration announced today the acquisition of 165 acres at Springstube Farm in West Stockbridge.

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Judy Chang as Undersecretary of Energy 

6/02/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) Secretary Kathleen Theoharides today announced that Judy Chang has been appointed as EEA’s Undersecretary of Energy.

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Baker-Polito Administration Invests $56 Million to Combat Food Insecurity in Massachusetts 

5/17/2020 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

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State Agriculture Officials Remind Horse Owners to Vaccinate Against Mosquito-Borne Diseases 

5/07/2020 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR) is reminding horse owners to vaccinate their horses against the mosquito-borne viral diseases Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and West Nile Virus (WNV).

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