The Chesapeake Executive Council met in Richmond, Virginia on Wednesday, December 15, 2021. The public meeting took place from 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. in the East Reading Room at the Patrick Henry Building. A recording of the meeting can be found on the Chesapeake Bay Program's YouTube page:


12:30 p.m. -- 1:30 p.m. : Public Meeting and Press Conference


  • The Honorable Ralph Northam, Governor, Commonwealth of Virginia (Executive Council Chair)
  • The Honorable David Bulova, Chairman, Chesapeake Bay Commission
  • The Honorable Janet McCabe, Deputy Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency
  • The Honorable Shawn Garvin, Secretary, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control
  • The Honorable Ben Grumbles, Secretary, Maryland Department of the Environment
  • The Honorable Basil Seggos, Commissioner, New York Department of Environmental Conservation
  • The Honorable Russell Redding, Secretary, Maryland Department of Agriculture
  • The Honorable Tommy Wells, Director, District of Columbia Department of Energy and Environment
  • The Honorable Scott Mandirola, Deputy Secretary of External Affairs and Chief Science Officer, West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection

News Release and Meeting Materials: