Spend an hour or two at the Rhinebeck Farmer’s Market — register voters, give info about the upcoming Nov. 2017 elections, and hear about the issues that concern people. Most Sundays. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info and to sign up.
June 28th, Wednesday, 6:00P–8:00P – Tell the EPA in Person: Protect People and Wildlife, Not GE
Thanks to Riverkeeper for their work on this issue.
This Wednesday, the EPA is holding a public workshop in Poughkeepsie to
explain its decision to abandon the Hudson River Superfund cleanup and leave two to four times more toxic PCBs in the river than expected. Let the EPA know that you demand that the clean-up of toxic PCBs from the Hudson River continue until the river is truly clean.
This workshop is our community’s best chance to pressure the EPA to compel GE to complete the PCB clean-up. Continue reading “Event: June 28, Wednesday, 5:30P–8:00P — Tell the EPA in Person: Protect People and Wildlife, Not GE — Rally at Mural Square, Workshop at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel”
Our next meeting will feature Jeremy Cherson, Campaign Advocacy Coordinator for Riverkeeper. He’ll brief us on Trump’s EPA and how it is impacting the Hudson Valley. He’ll also discuss PCB contamination of the Hudson and update us on the Hudson River Anchorage proposal. We’ll find out what we can do to protect our community.
We’ll also focus on the environmental record Continue reading “Event: June 29, Thursday 6:30P–8:30P, Hudson Valley Strong General Meeting — Trump’s EPA & Its Impact on Hudson Valley, with Riverkeeper — Rhinebeck Town Hall”
Monday, May 22 6:30P – 8p Hudson Valley Strong ‘Action Team’ General Meeting – We Need Your Input!
This month’s meeting will be held May 22nd in the Church of the Messiah’s Parish Hall, 6436 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, 12572. The Parish Hall is towards the rear of the Church, near the parking lot (the entrance is at Scheer Cleaners). The meeting will start promptly at 6:30pm and end at 8:00pm. (Sorry, there isn’t time for snacks.) Continue reading “Monday, May 22 6:30P – 8p Hudson Valley Strong ‘Action Team’ General Meeting – We Need Your Input!”
Rep. Faso’s April 13th Television ‘Town Hall’ – Call, Rally & Post to Social Media!
WMHT PBS Thirteen will host a so-called ‘Town Hall’ with Congressman John Faso on Thursday, April 13, 2017 from 8-9pm at their studios in Troy (notably, NOT in CD-19). This New York NOW Special Edition will be moderated by managing editor, Matt Ryan and Casey Seiler of the Times Union. It will be broadcast live on in Binghamton and will be live-streamed at wmht.org, nynow.org and WMHT’s Facebook page. The livestream will include an additional 15 minutes of web-exclusive Q&A. Continue reading “Call For Action: Rep. Faso’s 4-13 Tele-Town Hall”