On February 9, 2021 at 9:00 am, a hearing will be held on a case brought by EEECHO and North Gulfport Community Land Trust. This case involves a permit issued by the MS Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) to the MS Port Authority for the proposed North Port Project site. The Deep South Center for Environmental Justice is assisting EEECHO in this case with expert witnesses who conducted an environmental assessment of the North Port Project site in January 2020. Dr. Earthea Nance and Dr. David Padgett have filed testimony which details the following environmental hazards on the site that are risks for nearby communities. See details to attend this hearing in person or online.

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