Beacon Hill To Hold St. Patrick’s Day Hearing On “Green” Bills

March 15, 2014 4:20 PM
Beacon Hill To Hold St. Patrick’s Day Hearing On “Green” Bills
" BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts lawmakers are taking advantage of St. Patrick’s Day to hold a hearing on a series of “green bills” related to the environment.

The bills being heard before the Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture include a proposal to create a climate adaptation management plan.

The goal of the plan is to guide Massachusetts leaders now and in the future to protect the state’s natural and man-made infrastructure from the effects of climate change.

The committee will also take testimony on other bills including measures that deal with water and sewer infrastructure investment "

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