The Council on Environmental Quality will meet on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 9:30 AM in the Holcombe Room, 5th Floor, 79 Elm Street, Hartford.  Directions



1.  Call to order; establishment of a quorum

2.  Approval of agenda

3.  Approval of August 23, 2017 minutes

4.  Chair’s Report

5.  Citizen Comment Period*

6.  Executive Director’s Report

7.  Discussion of Draft 2017 Comprehensive Energy Strategy (comments proposed)

8.  Discussion of Draft Conservation and Development Policies: The Plan for Connecticut, 2018-2023  (comments proposed)


9.  (10:30) Discussion of State Water Plan Final Draft Report

     Guest:  Betsey Wingfield, Member, Water Planning Council and Chief, Bureau of Water Protection and Land Reuse, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP)

10.  Review of state agency actions

       a.  Route 7 Wastewater Facility Decommission and Construction of New Pump Station and Force Main (Ridgefield), Environmental Impact Evaluation, DEEP (no comments proposed)

       b.  Others

11.  Other business

*The Citizen Comment Period is reserved for people to make brief comments to the Council regarding topics not on the agenda. There will be a sign-up sheet at the meeting.