Green Army Lobby Day: When: Thursday, May 14, 2015, starting at 9 a.m.
Where: State Capitol
What: A number of environmental organizations will be gathering in the Capitol Rotunda to share our concerns with our legislators. For more information, please go to http://lasierraclub.org/node/
Of particular interest are HB 180, the Safe Schools Act (preventing schools from being located on top of hazardous sites); HB 590, a bill to require monitoring for pollutants along the perimeters of industrial sites; HB 745, the Water Governance Reform Act; SB 214, Solar Purchase Restrictions; and HB 597, a bill allowing self audit by industry.
2015 Legislation & the Environment
When: 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Where: The Backpacker
What: David Brown, local attorney & lobbyist for the Delta Chapter of the Sierra Club will come discuss important legislation still pending. He will also share with you his insight on the workings of the Legislature & tips on connecting with your legislator
Paddle on the Manchac
When: 9 .m., Saturday, June 6, 2015
What: Nathaniel Klumb will guide us as we put in at a site in Highland Road Park & take a leisurely paddle shaded by a wonderful tree canopy. More info will be forthcoming. If you need a canoe or kayak, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.