It’s hard to keep up with and prepare for the growing intensity and frequency of extreme storms. The #NCARS bill would enhance federal funding and resources while simplifying planning and application processes for local partners here in Tennessee.
The federal government provides resources to cities and states to prepare for extreme weather. #NCARS would create the first National Adaptation and Resilience Strategy to direct the response to disasters, identify resilience goals, and enhance funding and support for partners.
Let your Congressional representatives know that you support #NCARS and a federal resilience strategy to ensure there is support for our communities during natural disasters.
The time to act is NOW!! Public comments are being accepted now through Monday, November 30th on the subject of permit renewal for Greene County's US Nitrogen plant. We must add our voices to demand TDEC completes the process of biomass and endangered species data collection and assessment prior to renewing NPDES permit #TN0059366. This data determines the impact of US Nitrogen's practices on water quality, habitat quality in runoff ponds, in surrounding creeks, and the Nolic