Ohio EPA Officials Visit OMA

This week, the OMA’s Environment Committee held its third meeting of the year at the OMA in Columbus. Guest speakers included three key officials from Ohio EPA – Chief Legal Counsel Todd Anderson, Deputy Director of Government Affairs Michael Guastella, and Deputy Director of Business and Regulatory Affairs Mark Johnson – who provided members with an update on agency actions.

Other meeting highlights included a discussion regarding Gov. Mike DeWine’s recent order to analyze the prevalence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Ohio drinking water. Frank Merrill of OMA’s legal counsel Bricker & Eckler LLP, along with the OMA’s Rob Brundrett provided updates on state legislative, regulatory and legal activity. 10/23/2019