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Western Colorado Congress (WCC) is an alliance for community action empowering people to protect and enhance their quality of life in Western Colorado since 1980. WCC members are currently working on a number of issues including local foods & agriculture, public lands management, and the impacts of developing oil & gas and uranium resources.

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Citizens for Clean Air's 4th Annual Air Quality Forum will include an update on the Grand Junction City Council discussion about banning open burning within city limits and successful, healthy alternatives to agricultural burning. Guests include horticulturalist, Curtis Swift, Ph.D., andsuccessful organic farmer, Brian Olesen, owner of Colorado Mountain Jam in Palisade.
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Air Quality Forum

September 26, 2016, 7:00pm

Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Grand Valley

Our 4th Annual Air Quality Forum will include an update on the Grand Junction City Council discussion about banning open burning within city limits and successful, healthy alternatives to agricultural burning. Guests include horticulturalist, Curtis Swift, Ph.D., andsuccessful organic farmer, Brian Olesen, owner of Colorado Mountain Jam in Palisade. With over 17,000 people in Mesa County suffering from asthma and other respiratory ailments, smoke from trash and refuse burning exacerbates these conditions. Citizens for Clean Air is working to make our home a better place to breathe! Please join us for a lively conversation! For more information, call Karen Sjoberg at 970-242-1054 or email citizensforcleanairgj@gmail.com.

Posted 09/22/16

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Dennis OlmsteadThanks Great series of Meetings! and !!

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We Believe In People!
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Barb CoddingtonCalled all my congresspeople this morning.

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Sammie HamiltonThe TPP is not a political ball for one or the other party, it's in both platforms. Big business own both parties.

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Bill KirschClimate justice?

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David W MartinJust saying mirrors and beads could solve this issue. Lol I know I'm sorry

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Dean HarrisWell, interesting. This presupposes that climate change is predominantly human-caused. the natural universe does not appear to make ethical and political choices.

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Ulibarri challenges WCC annual conference

“We believe in the power of people. We know that it is us, in these moments and in these movements that can actually make change,” said keynote speaker Jessie Ulibarri as he echoed the theme, We Believe in People, of WCC’s 2016 Annual Conference on Sept. 17 at the Montrose Pavilion.

“No one else is going to come down magically on a unicorn and save us.” [read more]

 

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P.O. Box 1931
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