Servidio, Region 3's New Chief, Eyes 'Engagement' To Boost States' Roles

October 10, 2017
Incoming EPA Region 3 Administrator Cosmo Servidio says he plans to pursue significant “engagement” with the several mid-Atlantic states within his region in a bid to improve cooperation between states and EPA, a move in line with agency Administrator Scott Pruitt's calls to restore “cooperative federalism” on environmental protection. “My experience as [an official in the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)] was of an already incredible relationship [between the state and] EPA, but there is always room for improvement...

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