THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEERS DETROIT POST
TOPIC: Great Lakes Legacy Act
The $270 million U.S. EPA Great Lakes Legacy Act was authorized in November 2002 to help clean up contaminated sediments. The presentation and panel discussion will review the program from inception to implementation and beyond, including the case study of Black Lagoon, the first project under the Great Lakes Legacy Act.
SPEAKER: Mr. David Cowgill, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
PANELISTS: Mr. David Bowman, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; Mr. Mike Alexander, Michigan Department Environmental Quality; Matt Doss, Great Lakes Commission, and others to be determined
SPONSORS: Weston Solutions, Inc. & Limno-Tech, Inc.
DATE: January 12, 2005
TIME: 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
PLACE: Crowne Plaza Detroit Metro Airport, 8000 Merriman Road, Romulus, MI 48174
REGISTRATION: The deadline for registration is January 5, 2005. Please mail registration form and payment of $30 to Carl Woodruff, SAME Treasurer, c/o USACE – H&H Office, P.O. Box 1027, Detroit, MI 48231. Checks should be made out to “S.A.M.E. – Detroit Post.” For more information and registration form, please visit http://posts.same.org/detroit/pdfs/0501same.pdf.
About the Society of American Military Engineers:
The mission of the Society of American Military Engineers (S.A.M.E.) is to promote and facilitate engineering support for national security by developing and enhancing relationships and competencies among uniformed services, public and private sector engineers, and related professionals. S.A.M.E. is a not-for-profit, 501(c)3 organization. Any proceeds that may be generated from this event will go into the S.A.M.E. Detroit Post (Chapter) engineering scholarships fund. For more information about this event, the SAME Detroit Post, to become a member or to apply for an engineering scholarship please visit our website at http://posts.same.org/detroit/.