Water

People's Water Board Coalition November Meeting

Date: 
Tue, Nov 12, 2019 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

City:

Join us at our regularly scheduled second Tuesday meeting at the Commons.

We will be discussing our ongoing projects as well as some new legislation in Lansing.

https://www.facebook.com/events/965901777102332/

Location: 
Cass Corridor Commons
Address: 
4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, Michigan 48201

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Community Forum on the Michigan Water Crisis

Date: 
Thu, Oct 17, 2019 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm

City:

In this forum, Debra Taylor will share “Mapping the Water Crisis,” which is an interdisciplinary study on the water crisis from We The People Of Detroit. Sylvia Orduno will tell us all about The People's Water Board Coalition's “Water Affordability plan.” Then, Valerie Blakey will present her lived experiences of the ongoing water crises across the state of Michigan, including Flint and the lesser publicized one in Detroit.

Location: 
110 O'Dowd Hall, 586 Pioneer Drive

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Gelman Plume Monitoring Well Recommendations

Date: 
Mon, Oct 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

City:

Since July, City of Ann Arbor staff have been working with the city's contractor Tetra Tech to evaluate locations to install monitoring wells between the north edge of the contaminated 1,4-dioxane plume prohibition zone and Barton Pond. The public is invited to attend an informational meeting on Monday, Oct. 28, 2019, 7-9 p.m. at Larcom City Hall, Council Chambers, located at 301 E. Huron St.

Location: 
The City Of Ann Arbor - Government
Address: 
301 E. Huron St., Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104

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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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