Water

Line 5

Date: 
Wed, Sep 25, 2019 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

City:

Join us for a community teach-in with Sean McBrearty ofClean Water Action who will update us on the status of Line 5 and the tunnel. This event will start at September 25th, at 4p.m. in the Allen Neighborhood Center Classroom.

https://www.facebook.com/events/396653541048103/

Location: 
Allen Neighborhood Center
Address: 
1611 E Kalamazoo St, Lansing, Michigan 48912

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Monthly meeting

Date: 
Tue, Sep 10, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Location: 
Kava Kasa GR, 962 Cherry St SE
Address: 
Grand Rapids

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No Tunnel! Decommission Line 5!

Date: 
Fri, Aug 30, 2019 - 9:00pm to 10:30pm

#Enbridge is toxic for the people and the planet!

In collaboration with Indigenous Leaders from all over MI, Ann Arbor Light Brigade, the organizing committee for the Pipe Out Paddle Protest, and the Detroit Light Brigade will be meet at the foot of the bridge to demand Enbridge #SHUTDOWNLINE5 once and for all. It is our duty to protect the Great Lakes for 7 generations ahead.

There is free parking and children are welcome!
Please share this event and make plans to attend!

Location: 
102 W Straits Ave, Mackinaw City, MI 49701-9400, United States

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Town Hall Meeting on PFAS

Date: 
Tue, Aug 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

City:

Recent reporting has shown there is an expanding PFAS contamination crisis in Michigan and across the country. PFAS chemicals have been linked to liver disease, thyroid dysfunction, and several forms of cancer. These chemicals have continued to show up in drinking water and communities, especially near military facilities, commercial airports, and manufacturing sites. With over 192 sites contaminated, Michigan has the most contaminated sites in the United States.

Location: 
EMU Student Center
Address: 
900 Oakwood St., Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197

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Listening Session on 1,4 Dioxane Plume

Date: 
Tue, May 28, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

I am hosting a listening session for residents of Washtenaw County district 9 and others who may be interested on the 1,4 dioxane plume. I want to hear your concerns and expectations regarding clean-up of this plume. Please join us. Former state representative Adam Zemke will be moderating the evening. We will meet in the Fourth Floor Meeting room at the main branch of the AADL. I am eager to hear from you. #katielistenstous

https://www.facebook.com/events/2693594104003167/

Location: 
Ann Arbor District Library
Address: 
343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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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

5th Pipe Out Paddle Up Flotilla

Date: 
Sat, Aug 31, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

Line 5 is an aging old pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac. It carries light crude oil and natural gas, and is owned by the same company (Enbridge) that allowed the Kalamazoo River oil spill to occur. This pipeline poses too great of a risk to our Great Lakes.

Location: 
Old Mackinac Point Light
Address: 
526 N Huron Ave, Mackinaw City, Michigan 49701

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PFAS: Local, Regional, National Concerns

Date: 
Tue, Apr 16, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Dr. Richard Rediske, professor of water resources at GVSU is our featured speaker. Learn about the chemical and environmental properties of PFAS and why they are of concern in Michigan.

https://www.facebook.com/events/426201734591386/

Location: 
Loutit District Library
Address: 
407 Columbus Avenue Grand Haven, MI 49417

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GET on the BUS!

Date: 
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

Save The Date April 25, 2019…12 noon sharp
WE ARE TAKING BUSES TO LANSING.
IT’S BEEN #5 YEARS TOO LONG & OUR VOICES IN FLINT NEED TO BE HEARD!!!
GRAB YOUR SIGNS BRING YOUR BULLHORNS! BRING A FRIEND, BRING THE KIDS!! IT’S TIME WE SAY ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!! IF YOU WANNA GET ON THE BUS, GO TO THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE https://campaigns.organizefor.org/events/its-time-to-get-on-the-bus
Sign Up NOW #RememberFlint #5Years2Long

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol
Address: 
110 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48933

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Issue Talk - Ypsilanti

Date: 
Thu, Apr 25, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

City:

Challenges like PFAS contamination, climate change, and poor public transit and suddenly attracting lots of legislative action. Join us for an engaging talk to learn about what's going on at the State Capitol to address some of Michigan's most pressing environmental issues.

Presenters:

Alexis Blizman
Legislative & Policy Director, Ecology Center

Charlotte Jameson
Energy Policy & Legislative Affairs Director, Michigan Environmental Council

Location: 
Corner Brewery 720 Norris St Ypsilanti, MI 48198 United States

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