Outreach Assistance

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The Outreach Assistance section of the Environmental Assistance Office (EAO) develops and promotes public outreach on environmental laws, rules, regulations, and permits. The EAO recognizes that proactive outreach is a key part of educating the public and preventing environmental violations.

Our Outreach Assistance Specialist communicates environmental messages and creates media content on key environmental assistance and compliance topics.

If you want to learn more, you can:

New Opportunity:

The Outreach Assistance section currently has a Request for Proposals (RFP) open for Plain Language Training. The training will help Department staff learn about plain language and how to incorporate it into permit applications, issued permits, and other informational and educational materials. We invite interested parties to submit questions about the RFP by June 3, 2022 and proposals by June 17, 2022. To learn more, view the RFP.