We secured the life of the Conservation Bank for five more years and celebrated the restoration of the Bank’s full funding for the first time since 2008- an estimated $9 million.
We pushed important protections for water across the finish line: banning phosphorus, reducing chronic sewage pollution and clearing the way for necessary water withdrawal fees to be collected.
We settled questions about the Pollution Control Act with a compromise with industry and developers that salvages a process for citizens to protect themselves from pollution, establishes a Wetlands Study Committee and protects existing lawsuits such as the one contesting the Savannah River deepening.
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