Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe will be commemorating Earth Day 2013, April 22nd, by participating in a number of Earth Day activities.
On Earth Day, Monday, April 22, 2013, 10:30 a.m. EDT - Acting Administrator Perciasepe will join Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and White House CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley, to announce the first-ever District Sustainability Award and the honorees for the Green Ribbon Schools program. Schools are honored for their exemplary efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, promote better health, and ensure effective environmental education, including civics and green career pathways.
Mundo Verde Bilingual Public Charter School
3220 16th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20010
This event will be livestreamed at 10:30 a.m. EDT: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/education-department
Also on Earth Day, Monday, April 22, 2013, 7:05 p.m. EDT - EPA Acting Administrator Perciasepe will participate in EPA's Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response's "Score One for the Environment!" campaign at the Washington Nationals baseball game to encourage Americans to protect the environment and sharing simple actions people can take to combat climate change. Recyclable bottles and cans will be collected and EPA Acting Administrator Perciasepe will throw the game's first pitch.
WHERE: 1500 South Capitol St.
SE, Washington, D.C. 20003