Gary Rikard, director of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, explains on July 22, 2015, how the money from the BP oil spill settlement will be distributed. Rikard became director of MDEQ in 2014 after Trudy Fisher resigned. John Fitzhgh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com
Gary Rikard, director of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality, explains on July 22, 2015, how the money from the BP oil spill settlement will be distributed. Rikard became director of MDEQ in 2014 after Trudy Fisher resigned. John Fitzhgh jcfitzhugh@sunherald.com

Governor wants to wait for a big-impact project to spend BP money

November 16, 2017 05:00 AM