2006 Environmental Summit
Theme: “Make Houston a Model Environmental City”
An “environmental summit” hosted by the City of Houston Solid Waste Management Department, Keep Houston Beautiful, and the Mayor’s Office of Health Policy will be held tomorrow, Thursday, June 1. Mayor Bill White has proclaimed a plan to “Make Houston a Model Environmental City,” and that is the theme of the conference. The event will begin with a General Session in the morning from 9 - 11:30 am, followed by a luncheon during which an Environmental Excellence Award presentation and a “Recycled Fashion Show” will occur. Following lunch, from 2:00 - 4:30 pm, there will be sessions covering a range of topics including: energy issues, sustainable development, pollution reduction and community involvement. For more information call Gary Readore (713.837.9137) or Ed Zilton (713.837.9139). http://www.houstontx.gov/solidwaste/2006envirosummit.html
WHEN:Thursday, June 1 (tomorrow)
WHERE: Marriott Westchase, 2900 Briarpark Dr.