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Massachusetts Water Resources Authority

Date: May 16, 2005

Contact: The Urban Harbors Institute, (617) 287-5570.

Boston Harbor Symposium 2005: A Tribute to Judge A. David Mazzone


UMass Boston’s Urban Harbors Institute
Former Governor Michael S. Dukakis
U.S. District Court Judge Richard G. Stearns
Douglas I. Foy, Secretary of Commonwealth Development
John DeVillars, former chief, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency NE Division
Frederick A. Laskey, executive director, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
Paul F. Levy, former executive director, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
Vivien Li, executive director, Boston Harbor Association


  • Presentation of the Judge A. David Mazzone Archives at UMass Boston to mark the 20th anniversary of the Boston Harbor clean-up case entering Mazzone’s federal court.
  • Preview of documentary oral histories of the federal case to be included in the archive’s on-line component.
  • Announcement of Save the Harbor/Save the Bay’s Judge A. David Mazzone Scholarship at UMass Boston.
  • Panel discussion: the role of the judiciary in environmental protection.

WHEN: Monday, May 23, 2005, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.

WHERE: UMass Boston Campus Center, 3rd Floor Ballroom, UMass Boston, 100 Morrissey Boulevard

For more information, contact the Urban Harbors Institute at 617-287-5570.


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