EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson resigns without successor named
Staff Report | January 2, 2013
Lisa Jackson, administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told the agency on Dec. 27 that she is leaving her position, according to a report from the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA).
No successor was immediately named, NSSGA reported, although it is expected that Robert Perciasepe, the EPA deputy administrator, will take over, at least temporarily.
Perciasepe was an EPA official under President Clinton and served as chief operating officer at the National Audubon Society, according to the EPA.
For more, as reported in Better Roads’ sister publication, Aggregates Manager, click here.
MORE FROM News & Analysis
- More states ban ET-Plus guardrail system467 Views
- Man survives excavator falling 60 feet from overpass200 Views
- S.C. highway construction worker killed in hit and run186 Views
- Cement shortage taking its toll on Minnesota projects149 Views
- Bay Bridge construction project suspended after causing major traffic issues128 Views