Water

From Michigan to Louisiana #StrikeDownETP

Date: 
Tue, Sep 18, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

City:

We are meeting at the Marathon refinery. Please share this event! We need everyone!

The water protectors in the Bayous of Louisiana are calling for solidarity actions across the nation on September 18th to stop the construction of the Bayou Bridge Pipeline!

Energy Transfer Partners (ETP) is the company that unleashed horrific violence on water protectors at Standing Rock They are the company that has had Ellen Gerhart, Red Fawn and many others imprisoned for resisting. They are the company that brutally attacked us last week as we halted illegal pipeline construction.

Location: 
1001 S Oakwood Blvd, Detroit, MI 48217-1319, 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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Oil out of Water, Upton out of Office

Date: 
Thu, Jul 26, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm

City:

In 2010, one of the largest inland oil spills in US history impacted Kalamazoo County when Enbridge’s Line 6B ruptured, spewing nearly 1 million gallons of oil into the Kalamazoo River. People were forced to evacuate their homes, jobs were lost, ecosystems were destroyed, and the safety of our water was threatened.

Location: 
Downtown Kalamazoo (TBD)

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Water And Land For People Not For Profit!

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:30pm

City:

Moratorium Now!, People’s Water Board, and the Coalition to Oppose the Expansion of US Ecology are gathering this coming Wednesday, July 18th at 4pm in front of Cobo, where the Letter Carriers Convention will be taking place. This national convention is a perfect platform for local coalitions and others to come together and gain national exposure to some of the most pressing issues plaguing our city.

Location: 
Cobo Center

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Lansing March To #RetireLine5

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

This is the last final March for the week! We will meet at the Capital and March around the area to the MDEQ, and there offices.
#RetireLine5

Needs:
Speakers
Coolers - Drinks
Even more signs and people!

Main Event Page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/234117957196471/?ti=cl

https://www.facebook.com/events/891452851041493/

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol

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Water is Life Festival

Date: 
Sat, Sep 1, 2018 - 12:00pm to 6:00pm

We will be CELEBRATING WATER and our connection to it through music (various bands and hip hop acts), poets and speakers, including tribal leaders, state legislators and candidates. Family friendly - we will have a children's area. The day will begin with the Pipe Out Paddle flotilla and LUNCH will be served at 12 NOON following the flotilla. Seth Bernard has agreed to emcee our event! SPEAKERS from FLINT, DETROIT and about NESTLE and LINE 5!!

Location: 
Conkling Heritage Park

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Grand Rapids March For #RetireLine5

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

We will be Marching to #RetireLine5 and this would be the 4th March of the week! Last one for the week before Lansing! We will be meeting at the Calder Plaza and be walking to Ah-Nah-Awen Park, across the bridge!

Needs:
Speakers!
Cooler - drinks
Signs and people!

Main Event Page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/234117957196471/?ti=cl

https://www.facebook.com/events/1608112219314595/

Location: 
Calder Plaza (La Grand Vitesse)

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