East Bay 350 -- Founding Meeting-- 2/22


Please join us to launch an East Bay 350 group (or maybe an Alameda County 350 and a Contra Costa County 350 group) at the Oakland Unitarian Church on Saturday February 22 from 10 AM - Noon.
Just think of all that we can do with our city, county, and special district governmental agencies in the East Bay--
We can join all the existing 350 Bay Area campaigns:  
    • Pass Divestment resolutions
    • Pass Stop Fracking resolutions (following Marin County's lead!)
    • Build the movement to stop tar sands and other dirty oil refining in the 5 East Bay refineries
    • Stop the dirty oil Wespac facility in Pittsburg
    • Pass ordinances to require warning labels on gas pumps linking gasoline to climate change and promoting clean alternatives
    • Make Chevron clean up their act and improve their safety and hold them accountable
    • Make sure our elected officials support the BayCAP plan to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 80% by 2050
And we can come up with our own campaigns and support existing efforts by our allies:
    • Bring community choice clean energy to the East Bay
    • Promote solar and wind alternatives
    • Promote public transit, bikes, and transit oriented development
    • Support home insulation, energy efficiency and conservation
    • Support people getting electric vehicles and charging stations running on clean energy
    • Make sure the Port of Oakland does not export coal
    • BYOI (Bring Your Own Ideas!)
The climate crisis is getting worse by the day.  We are fortunate to live in a place where public awareness is high, and we can expect our elected officials to be responsive.  Along with all of the Bay Area, we can lead the nation into a fossil fuel free future, but we need YOU to help build this movement!
contact Taylor Smiley:  taylorsmiley5@gmail.com
WHEN
February 22, 2014 at 10am - 12pm
WHERE
First Unitarian Church of Oakland
685 14th St
Oakland, CA 94612
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Taylor Smiley ·
27 RSVPS

Will you come?







Showing 18 reactions


rsvped 2014-02-21 15:06:18 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-21 13:27:00 -0800
rsvped +1 2014-02-21 13:26:06 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-21 12:14:33 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-21 12:05:17 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-19 21:37:33 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-19 15:15:09 -0800
posted about this on Facebook 2014-02-19 14:53:39 -0800
Please RSVP: East Bay 350 -- Founding Meeting-- 2/22
rsvped 2014-02-19 14:53:16 -0800
rsvped +1 2014-02-19 11:50:00 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-17 12:00:10 -0800
@lucerofleck tweeted link to this page. 2014-02-15 10:03:32 -0800
Please RSVP: East Bay 350 -- Founding Meeting-- 2/22 http://www.350bayarea.org/350_east_bay_2_22?recruiter_id=11
posted about this on Facebook 2014-02-15 10:03:32 -0800
Please RSVP: East Bay 350 -- Founding Meeting-- 2/22
rsvped 2014-02-15 10:03:15 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-14 11:06:02 -0800
rsvped 2014-02-13 23:07:26 -0800
posted about this on Facebook 2014-02-13 19:15:49 -0800
Please RSVP: East Bay 350 -- Founding Meeting-- 2/22
rsvped 2014-02-13 19:04:38 -0800
350 Bay Area
We are building a grassroots climate movement, working for deep reductions in carbon pollution in the San Francisco Bay Area & beyond.

Sign up to Volunteer

Find us on Facebook