Secretary Jewell visited the Bureau of Land Management's Oregon/Washington State Office in Portland. The purpose of her trip to the State Office was to receive an update on the status of the Pacific Northwest Regional Infrastructure Team (PNWRIT) and participate in a tour of the one of the most energy efficient office buildings in the country -- the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building.
Secretary Jewell met with the Pacific Northwest Regional Infrastructure Team as part of the Obama Administration's commitment to engaging states in speeding the permitting of responsible and environmentally sound infrastructure development. Photo: DOI
Secretary Jewell and BOEM Director Tommy Beaudreau spoke with Theresa Hanley, a member of the Northwest Regional Infrastructure Team. They discussed priorities, opportunities and solutions to transmission and infrastructure challenges in the Northwest in 2014. Photo: DOI
The Secretary participated in a tour of one of the most energy efficient office buildings in the country—the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building. Photo: DOI