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President's Council On Sustainable Development
June 4, 1998 Washington, D.C. Meeting Summary

Table Of Contents

1.    Intoductions

2.    Administration's Response to Sustainable America
(Katie McGinty, Chair, White House Council on Environmental Quality)
3.    National Town Meeting for a Sustainable America Presentation
 (Ray Anderson; Carol Browner, Administrator of the US EPA; and Jim Hartzfeld, Interface, Inc.)

4.     Community-based Climate Solutions Presentation
(Working Group Chair Scott Bernstein, President of the Center for Neighborhood Technology; Mortimer Downey, Undersecretary, Department of Transportation)

5.    Metropolitan and Rural Strategies Task Force Report
(Robert Hickmott, Counselor to the Secretary, Housing and Urban Development, and Scott  Bernstein)

6.    Pacific Northwest Regional Council Update
(Ted Strong, Executive Director, Columbia Inter-Tribal Fish Commission)

7.    Presentation - "The Importance of Incentives for Early Action"
(Dr. D. James Baker, Undersecretary for Oceans and Atmosphere, Department of Commerce; Steve Percy, President, BP America; and Fred Krupp, Executive Director, Environmental Defense Fund)

 9.    Environmental Management Task Force Report
(Dennis Minano on behalf of Harry Pearce, Vice Chairman, General Motors; Carol Browner, Administrator, EPA; Mike McCloskey, Sierra Club, not present)

Public Comment Period