Great Lakes

Tell Whitmer #NoTunnel

Date: 
Mon, May 20, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

City:

Bring a sign. Help pass out info flyers on the streets of Chelsea Michigan. (PRINT copies of Talking-Pts doc. See Michigan-Stands-in-Unity/Files/TalkingPts_NoTunnel2019)

Whitmer is scheduled to be a key speaker at Democratic Party fundraising event. Whitmer broke her campaign promise about Not Renewing Lease and abandoned Nessel's good work.

Let's do this as ADVOCACY without hatred or animosity.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2237505352955202/

Location: 
Michigan Central Railroad Chelsea Depot
Address: 
125 Jackson St, Chelsea, Michigan 48118

No Enbridge Tunnel Rally Petoskey, Michigan

Date: 
Sat, Dec 8, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm

City:

No Enbridge Tunnel Rally! Calling all Water Warriors/Protectors, Friends of the Mackinac Bridge Authority, Michigan Voters, Tribal reps and citizens, and those that love the land and water in Michigan! We stand United! Dress Warm!! Bring Signs and tribal flags!

https://www.facebook.com/events/2274935606074362/

Location: 
Mitchell Street & 31

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Call Gov Snyder re: Lame Duck

Date: 
Mon, Nov 26, 2018 - 8:00am to Sun, Dec 9, 2018 - 5:00pm

YOUR CALLS/EMAILS ARE NEEDED!

The "Lame Duck" period begins in the MI state legislature on Monday, November 26 and will run 2-3 weeks. This is when all of the Republicans who were voted out of office in November come back for one last attempt to pass terrible legislation. If you care about the environment, women's reproductive rights, or workers' rights (sick time and minimum wage), PLEASE make your voice heard.

Location: 
Phone or email

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Calling Washtenaw #WaterProtectors! Postcard Session

Date: 
Fri, Nov 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

Let's eat cake and write to the 6 Michigan Senators who have sponsored or are reviewing SB1197, a bill that transfers a proposed completed tunnel under the Bridge to the Mackinac Bridge Authority, without funding or impact studies--and possibly removing Enbridge from liabitlies of tunnel or pipeline failures.
All material supplies will be provide. Your individual thoughts are valuable.

https://www.facebook.com/events/2159546264285247/

Location: 
418 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti, MI 48197-5327, United States

Lame Duck Lobby Day

Date: 
Tue, Nov 27, 2018 - 8:00am to 1:00pm

City:

PLEASE RSVP at our website if you're pretty sure you can come: https://www.oilandwaterdontmix.org/lame_duck_lobby_day
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Location: 
Michigan State Capitol
Address: 
110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

Our Water Our Vote Fundraiser

Date: 
Mon, Oct 8, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

City:

Hosted by Phil Roos and the Great Lakes Growthworks Team.

We look forward to discussing the current state of Michigan's Great Lakes and waterways and our vision for a powerful conservation voters movement in 2018 and beyond.

We cannot miss this opportunity to ensure environmental champions are elected to office who will set Michigan back on course, now and for future generations.

Special remarks by Lisa Wozniak, executive director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters.

Please RSVP using the ticket link.

Location: 
220 S Main St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2106, United States

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Rescheduled, Due to emergency homeless situation till sept 9th

Date: 
Sun, Sep 9, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

City:

This is an organized event to start sending supplies to support the Camp in northern Michigan fighting line 5. It is intended to both become an ongoing process, and hopefully ignite other communities to begin organizing locally to support the fight for the great lakes and to organize local community together. We will have space for donations and also teaching and activities happening. .

an updated list of needs will begin to be posted on top, and updated as received. Please contact to get involved.

Location: 
City Hall
Address: 
241 W South St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

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Protect The Great Lakes! Shut Down Line 5 Now!

Date: 
Fri, Aug 31, 2018 - 9:30pm to 10:30pm

Indigenous leaders/organizers for the Pipe Out Paddle Protest, the Ann Arbor Light Brigade, and the Detroit light Brigade will be gathering on the beach at dusk to create a WATER IS LIFE and SHUT DOWN LINE 5 message. We will need many people to help hold letters, signs, and space! Please invite your facebook friends, family, and community.

Location: 
Huron St. & Nicolet Ave Mackinaw City, MI

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Pipeline Safety Advisory Board Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Aug 6, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

City:

Join the Sierra Club and Oil and Water Don't Mix on Monday August 6th for the quarterly Pipeline Safety Advisory Board. Attend and give Public Comment to tell the Board to listen to the evidence and protect the Great Lakes. Michigan does NOT need Line 5!

There will be time for comment from the general public. Those wishing to make comments must register at the sign-in table.

Location: 
7501 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-1130, United States

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Discussion About the Risk of Line 5

Date: 
Sat, Aug 4, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Includes a short video "Line 5, Part Two: Political Options".

https://www.facebook.com/events/254789738461472/

Location: 
Bois Blanc Island, Wagner Room, Fire Hall

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