East-West Gateway Council of Governments’ (EWG) environmental planning efforts are primarily centered on initiatives relating to the St. Louis region’s air and water quality. Protecting these resources and limiting the impact from transportation and other development is critical to ensuring the St. Louis region is a vibrant, healthy, and prosperous place.
EWG plays a lead role in monitoring, assessing and improving the region’s air quality.
EWG is engaged in a variety of efforts to protect and improve the region’s water resources.
The Ecological Initiative is a planning effort to link transportation and environmental decision-making.