LACEY DEPUTY MAYOR CYNTHIA PRATT RE-APPOINTED TO NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES’ ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES STEERING COMMITTEE
LACEY, WA, January 26, 2015: Lacey Deputy Mayor Cynthia Pratt has been re-appointed to the National League of Cities (NLC) Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Steering Committee for 2015. This Committee has the lead responsibility for developing NLC federal policy positions on issues involving air quality, water quality, energy policy, national wetlands policy, noise control, and solid and hazardous waste management. The appointment was announced by NLC President Ralph E. Becker, Mayor, Salt Lake City, Utah.
“I've always been passionate about our environment and natural resources,” stated Deputy Mayor Pratt. “Lacey is an environmentally-conscience city, so the decisions that are made through this committee have a real impact for us. I’m happy to be a part of it.”
As a member of the committee, Deputy Mayor Pratt will play a key role in shaping NLC’s policy positions, while advocating on behalf of America’s cities and towns before Congress, with the Administration, and at home.
The chair of this year’s Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee is Cindy Lerner, Mayor, Pinecrest, Florida. Serving as this year’s Vice Chairs are Sal Panto, Jr., Mayor, Easton, Pennsylvania and Ron Nirenberg, Councilmember, San Antonio, Texas.
The NLC is dedicated to helping city leaders build better communities. It is a resource and advocate for 19,000 cities, towns and villages, representing more than 218 million Americans. For more information on NLC’s other committees and councils, visit www.nlc.org.
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