LSPA News

LSPA Announces April 2021 Compliance Tip
April 15, 2021
The LSPA presented the April 2021 compliance tip at the recent membership meeting, which was held virtually through the Zoom webinar platform, on April 15, 2021.  Read the compliance tip here

LSPA Emerging Professionals Event: Charles River Cleanup with SAME (Society of American Military Engineers)
April 12, 2021
The LSPA Emerging Professionals are participating in the Charles River Cleanup with SAME (Society of American Military Engineers). SAME has scheduled its annual clean-up event on April 25 with the Waltham Land Trust (WLT). Event details can be found here.  

LSPA Board Election - Candidates for the Ballot
April 2, 2021
Each year, the Nominating Committee of the LSPA compiles a list of candidates who have expressed an interest in serving on the LSPA Board of Directors. These candidates present themselves to the Nominating Committee, are recommended by an LSPA member, or are approached due to their leadership positions within the LSPA. Annually in the spring, the LSPA Nominating Committee presents its recommendations for candidates to the LSPA Board. Click here to view this year's recommendations.

Ten Takeaways from MassDEP’s Waste Site Cleanup Advisory Committee March 19, 2021 Meeting 
March 31, 2021
Members of the LSPA Regulations Committee sat in on this meeting (view the recording) and presented the following takeaways, in no particular order. Review ten takeaways here.

LSPA Members Identify Their Priority Issues
March 19, 2021
On February 1, 2021, the LSPA sent an email blast to all members asking them to rank nine practice issues, involving various regulations, policies, and programs, in order of importance to them.  Our intent was to help focus our resource and advocacy efforts on the issues most important to our members. Read member survey results here

Legislative Updates

LSPA's Home Heating Oil Insurance Bill Receives Favorable Report
In February 2020, the LSPA-sponsored Senate Bill 594 - An Act relative to the remediation of home heating oil releases received a favorable report from the MA Legislature's Joint Committee on Financial Services. The bill is now awaiting action by the Senate Committee on Ways and Means.

The purpose of S. 594 is to mandate that insurance coverage be provided for all Massachusetts households that use fuel oil. Read the LSPA's written testimony here.

Watch this NBC10 Boston news segment.

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Job Postings

April 7, 2021
Senior Geologist
Roux

April 6, 2021
Environmental Technician
EKI Environment & Water, Inc. (EKI)

April 6, 2021
Geologist/Engineer/Scientist
EKI Environment & Water, Inc. (EKI)

 

 

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