Joy Picus to Speak on Waste Management
Los Angeles Councilwoman Joy Picus, vice chairwoman of the Southern California Hazardous Waste Authority, will be a panelist at a session of the American Planning Assn.'s national conference under way through Wednesday at the Biltmore.
She will speak from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at a panel discussion entitled “Hazardous Waste Management: Challenges for Planners.”
Other participants will be Angelo Bellomo, chief of the toxics control division, state Department of Health Service’s Southern California Regional Office; David Bauer, vice president of environmental affairs for the IT Corp.; Thomas Smith of Michael Brandman Associates, and David Conn, chairman of the doctoral program in Environmental Design & Planning at Virginia Polytechnic University.