Good stakeholder relations requires investing energy and effort, and proactively developing good relationships and communications. Stakeholders are usually a diverse and site-dependent group, including Federal, State, and Local authorities, regional public
and tribal communities, and the associated utility.
- start the communication process early to build knowledge and trust with the communities and regulators
- provide timely, accurate, complete, and high quality information
- strong understanding of EPA and State requirements and other relevant criteria