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Annual Business Meeting & Program

September 18, 2014An event offered in conjunction with the Bar's Annual Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Program: 1:30–4:45 p.m.
Business Meeting: 5:00–6:00 p.m.
Location: DeVos Place, Grand Rapids (both the program and business meeting will be in the same room)
Registration is requested to allow for proper facilities planning. Visit the Bar's Annual Meeting page for more details.

The program will begin at 1:30 p.m. with confirmed speakers that will include: Matt Williams, Vapor Intrusion Specialist for the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, who will provide a hands on demonstration of the installation and sampling of vapor monitoring points, and John Barkach, Senior Program Manager with the Great Lakes Environmental Center, Inc., who will explain the role of ecological evaluation in the assessment of Groundwater/Surface Water Interface and contaminated sediments. A senior official of the MDEQ also is expected to speak on recent developments.

After the program concludes, the Annual Meeting and election of Officers and Council members will commence, after which there will be an off-site mixer for anyone interested in gathering for dinner.


Save the Date

October 28, 2014—Annual Joint ELS-AWMA Lansing Conference

Joint program with Air Committee and Air and Waste Management Ass'n, Lansing Community College, on topics of relevance to both groups, including policy and statutory updates. Program is currently in planning stages, but full agenda and online registration expected by September 5, 2014.

Calendar of Council Meetings

All section members are welcome to attend. Please notify Brian Figot at if you are not on the council and plan to attend so he can confirm we have adequate space and refreshment.

The next Council Meeting will be on September 18, 2014, at the Amway Grand Hotel in Grand Rapids






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