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Affiliation: 
NYC DEP
Title: 
Deputy Commisioner
Expertise: 
water and sewer rate structures

Biography

Angela Licata a Deputy Commissioner for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) and the director of the Bureau of Environmental Planning and Analysis (BEPA). She has worked in NYCDEP for over 20 years. As Deputy Commissioner responsible for BEPA, she is responsible for DEP's long-range planning to ensure appropriate forecasting, trend analysis, regulatory review, scientific modeling, research, and environmental impact analysis. She is currently overseeing a study addressing water and sewer rate structures for New York City. She also directs efforts related to the protection of Jamaica Bay, climate change, storm water best management practices, and planning for the new growth stimulated by rezoning throughout the City. Ms. Licata is a graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton where she earned a BA in Political Science with a concentration in Environmental Policy from Harpur College.