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DorobekInsider: Hear about EPA’s radon program for yourself

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I’ve been telling you about EPA’s innovative program for eliciting radon public service announcements — a government 2.0 way of reaching out to folks. (Don’t know what radon is? EPA has info here.) I’ve mentioned the radon video program here… and here… and here… Add one more to this list…

Today on Federal News Radio’s Daily Debrief with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris, we had Tom Kelly is Director of EPA’s Indoor Environments Division, and Jeremy Ames is with EPA’s Indoor Environments Division, who came up with the program. You can hear the interview here. [.mp3]

They both did a really great job.

Written by cdorobek

October 7, 2008 at 5:37 PM

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  1. The winning video was so professional and so true. Thanks to Eddie for sharing his story and educating our citizens on the danger of radon gas. Also hats off to Jeremy Ames and Tom Kelly for a great innovative approach in getting in touch with the public,especially the younger generation, concerning this silent killer–radon.

    Gloria Linnertz

    October 7, 2008 at 8:02 PM

  2. […] guy at EPA would take the time out to look at issues in a new way. It is why I am so impressed with EPA’s radon videos — they came from front line EPA members. It is a sign of transformation. So I’m excited […]

  3. […] Jeremy Ames is with EPA’s Indoor Environments Division, who came up with the fantastic Web 2.0 idea of having people create videos about radon for EPA. It was a fantastic idea — simple, yet so powerful. […]

  4. […] mitigating risk. The result is that EPA is transforming. I was thrilled earlier this year by the wonderful project to create radon public service announcements — and I was even more excited when I larned that O’Neill didn’t drive it. It said […]

  5. […] winning video here… view the runners up here… and hear EPA’s Ames and Tom Kelly talk about it on Federal News Radio 1500 AM’s Daily Debrief with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris …. Possibly related posts: (automatically generated)DorobekInsider: EPA ahead in govt 2.0 — […]


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