About this Event
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Sept. 13, 2021
VW Committee to hold public meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 14
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 14.
Details of the meeting are as follows:
WHO: The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee
WHAT: Committee will discuss ongoing project implementation; statewide electric vehicle education, outreach, and marketing; and Round 3 Onroad-Nonroad project scoring and selection
WHEN: Tuesday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. EDT
WHERE: Meeting is available in-person and via Zoom:
In-person: Indiana State Library, History Reference Room 211, 315 W. Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
For more information about the Indiana Volkswagen Mitigation Trust Program, including the meeting agenda, please visit idem.IN.gov/vwtrust.
About the Committee
The Indiana Volkswagen Environmental Mitigation Trust Fund Committee (Committee) was formed under an executive order issued by Gov. Eric Holcomb on Oct. 4, 2017. The Committee will play a vital role in the disbursement of Indiana’s share of funds from the Environmental Mitigation Trust created as part of Volkswagen's settlement of Clean Air Act violations regarding diesel emissions from its vehicles. Indiana will receive approximately $41 million under the terms of the consent decree.
IDEM (idem.IN.gov) implements federal and state regulations regarding the environment. Through compliance assistance, incentive programs and educational outreach, the agency encourages and aids businesses and citizens to protect Hoosiers and the environment.
Public Information Officer