EQB Board Meetings

September 18th, 2019 Board Meeting

The September 18, 2019 EQB meeting will address four decision items and one informational item:

1) Decision: Environmental Quality Board's FY 2020-21 Work Plan

2) Decision: Rulemaking to adopt amendments of environmental review rules

3) Decision: Authorize State Environmental Review Program Subcommittee

4) Decision: Responsible Government Unit re-designation for the Fillmore Solar Project

5) Update on the Environmental Quality Board's 2020 State Water Plan

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June 13, 2019 Board Meeting

Please be advised, this meeting is on Thursday, June 13th starting at 2:00 pm.

The June 13, 2019 EQB meeting will address two informational items:

1) Environmental Quality Board's Water Authorities and 2020 State Water Plan

2) Updates and discussion on the request for a Generic Environmental Impact Statement (GEIS) on nitrate contamination in the karst region of Minnesota

June 13 Board Meeting Audio


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May 15, 2019 Board Meeting

The May 15, 2019 EQB meeting will address two decision items:

1) Responsible Governmental Unit Re-designation for the Marshall Generation Station

2) Authorizing EQB Rulemaking to Adopt Amendments to the Environmental Review Rules

May 15 Board Meeting Audio

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May 1, 2019 Board Meeting

The May 1, 2019 EQB meeting will address three informational items:

1) Reflections on History of the MN Environmental Review Program

2) Environmental Review Program Overview

3) Reflections on Environmental Review and Opportunities for Program Improvements

May 1 Board Meeting Audio

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April 10, 2019 Board Meeting

EQB Meeting and Open House: Public Engagement and Minnesota’s Environment

We invite you to join the Environmental Quality Board (EQB) at their next Board meeting on April 10 from 5:30-7:30 at Wilder Center in St. Paul.

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March 25, 2019 Board Meeting

Environmental Quality Board March 25 Meeting: Nitrates in the Karst Region

Please note that seating for the meeting is limited. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis. Please RSVP to assist us in anticipating turnout for the meeting.

March 25 Meeting Agenda

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February 20, 2019 Board Meeting *** CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ***

**** Due to the inclement weather the EQB Board meeting originally scheduled for 2/20 is cancelled until further notice ****

February 20 Meeting Agenda

Note that the following agenda includes introductory and informational items only, as a Board Chair has not yet been named.

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December 19 Board Meeting

The December 19, 2018 EQB meeting will address two informational items:

1) Enterprise Sustainability 2017 Annual Report Review

2) Environmental Quality Board Member Reflection and Discussion


Location Instructions:

This month’s meeting will take place in the MPCA Rooms 2A/2B. The meeting location has changed from our traditional MPCA Board Room meeting location due to ongoing construction.

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November 21 Board Meeting

The November 21, 2018 EQB meeting will address two informational items:

1) State of the Pollinators in MN

2) Environmental Review Advisory Panel Final Report; Continued discussion

November 21 Board Meeting Audio

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