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