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Regional Events, Meetings and National Awareness

Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Action Plan Community Meeting and Press Conference
Thursday, February 14
10:00 a.m. MST

Fountain City Council
2nd floor City Council Chambers
116 South Main St.
Fountain, CO 80817

The event will be open to the public and press. Credentialed media: Please RSVP to

Call-in access to the event is available: Please call 833-679-7657 and use participant code 9193579.

Facebook livestreaming of the event will also be available here:

Learn more about PFAS Community Engagement.

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