Congressman Cohen Announces EPA Clean Air Grant

November 13, 2020
Press Release

MEMPHIS – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) today announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded Shelby County a $117,000 grant for ongoing air pollution monitoring.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“Air pollution is a health hazard, especially for those with compromised health conditions, like asthma. The funding I’m announcing today will protect our air resources by supporting a robust program monitoring air quality and enforcing clean-air regulations. This is money well-spent.”