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A Note from ​​Your People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye Equity, Electrification, Energy OPC has long been at the forefront of initiatives that foster a clean and healthy environment. Now, as we head into 2022, unrelenting climate change necessitates a laser focus on how to quickly move the needle forward. Equally alarming and demanding attention is the impact of environmental injustice on the District’s most vulnerable communities. How can we best combat…
A Note from ​​Your People's Counsel Sandra Mattavous-Frye OPC Advocates at City Hall to Keep Utilities Connected OPC’s purpose is to advocate, educate and protect District of Columbia utility consumers. Among its myriad responsibilities, the agency monitors, recommends, and helps to craft DC Council legislation. That role was especially critical during the COVID-19 pandemic because numerous measures related to keeping essential utility services running and consumers’ ability to pay their…