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Updates and News from the Office of Environmental Justice

Press Releases

The Office of Environmental Justice (OEJ) awarded $2.6 million in Community Impact Grants to 28 organizations across the state. These grants will fund projects that address environmental and public health concerns in environmental justice communities. Read the Governor's Press Release and visit our grants page for a list of awardees.

The Environmental Justice Report

Welcome to The Environmental Justice Report! The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Office of Environmental Justice (OEJ) produces this newsletter to keep residents informed of initiatives within the agency that are important to the community.