And in the midst of the 7th year memorial of the BP oil spill, the bureau ocean energy management is hosting public hearings in the five Gulf States. They’re looking to get feedback on a proposal that aims to minimize the environmental impact and costs associated with oil spills. To have your voice heard, the […]
Seven years ago today the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill devastated the gulf coast. And on the day before the anniversary, Mississippi received approval for nearly $50 million dollars in restoration projects related to the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. The state department of environmental quality announced that approval came from the […]
Today is your last chance to voice how you think state legislators should spend BP oil spill disaster money in a public forum. This will be the third and final town hall meeting hosted by Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves. The hope is to get input from Coast residents on how they think the $150 million […]
Governor Phil Bryant will be on the coast this morning to announce the round of restoration projects for 2016. The announcement will take place at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi at 10:15 this morning. The announcement is a prelude to the first Mississippi restoration summit hosted by the Mississippi Department Of Environmental Quality taking […]
The movie “Deepwater Horizon” chronicling the BP Oil Spill is set to open September 30th, but a few of the film’s actors are on the coast today. Actors Kurt Russell and Kate Hudson along with director peter Berg will be on Keesler Air Force base this evening. The three will be a part of a […]
The US Department of Agriculture says it’s doing whatever it can to help the Gulf of Mexico continue recover from the 2010 BP Oil Spill. The department has announced it’ll be focusing conservation programs along the gulf. Those programs are a part of an over 300 million dollar plan to help with the recovery from […]
The state of Mississippi is set to receive 750 million dollars over the next 15 years from the BP Oil Disaster and you can tell your lawmakers exactly how you want them to spend the Deepwater Horizon Oil Disaster Money. The first town hall meeting will be this Thursday at 6 pm in the Lyman […]
News 25’s Laurene Callander tells us about the diesel spill on I-10 Westbound close to Exit 57, Vancleave. MDOT officials are reporting a hazmat spill on Interstate 10 Westbound near exit 57. Right now the right lane is closed. The delay is estimated at 2.5 hours, so you are urged to seek an alternate route.