INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 8, 2020) — The State Soil Conservation Board (SSCB) will meet on Sunday, January 12, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown (350 W. Maryland St., Indianapolis, IN 46202).
The SSCB administers the Clean Water Indiana Fund, which is a water quality-related erosion and sediment reduction program. The SSCB also provides guidance and support to Indiana’s soil and water conservation district leaders as they assist local leadership in the protection of the state’s soil and water resources.
Special note regarding meeting notices – Indiana open door law does not require a state agency to send public meeting notices to the media unless they are specifically requested. ISDA will be posting the remaining meeting notices for 2020 and beyond to our website. You can find our meeting notices here, posted at our ISDA central office and at the meeting location. After this notice we will no longer be sending SSCB meeting notices to this subscriber list. To continue receiving these notices by email or if you have questions, please alert ISDA communications at the media contact below.
The Indiana State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) was established as a separate state agency by the Legislature in 2005. Administratively, ISDA reports to Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch, who also serves as Indiana’s Secretary of Agriculture and Rural Development. Major responsibilities include advocacy for Indiana agriculture at the local, state and federal level, managing soil conservation programs, promoting economic development and agricultural innovation, serving as a regulatory ombudsman for agricultural businesses, and licensing grain firms throughout the state.