With Jean Ponzi
Mon Feb 18th 2013 7.00pm–8.00pm
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Rhonda Smythe - Policy and Advocacy Manager for Trailnet “The Amazing Candidate Race - featuring St. Louis Mayoral and Aldermanic (selected wards) candidates - focused on LIVABILITY AND SUSTAINABILITY”
from Sponsored by multiple organizations comprising the Livable St. Louis Network (www.trailnet.org/advocacy THIS WEDSNESDAY - Feb 20 - 7-8:30 pm at Contemporary Art Museum in Grand Center 2013) N L —Proud to report that Earthworms host Jean Ponzi will moderate this lively discussion to encourage City office candidates to clearly articulate their takes on Livable and Sustainable urban factors (maybe even learn on these topics!) w/o StumpSpeak!
Scott Steen - CEO of American Rivers - our nation's Oldest forest-related conservation organization - since 1875! “Focus on Urban Forestry and the New! Top 10 US City Urban Forest Canopy honorees”
from St. Louis didn't make the list - but there's much we can learn - and already DO - to help TOP this list next year. Hear More! (www.americanforests.org 2013) N —How do these 10 noted cities cultivate, maintain and track the vitality of their Urban Forests? What impacts do city trees really have? And how can local forest programs address BIG issues like Climate Change, Poverty, Jobs? Hear How!
Kat Logan Smith - Director of Environmental Policy “Dump Veolia! Save Our Water! Campaign of MO Coalition for the Environment and partners”
from French-owned conglomerate Veolia "boasts" a dismal environmental track record, according to MO Coalition research - Do we want this company telling St. Louis AND St. Charles how to 'economize' with our water treatment and supplies? (www.moenviron.org - and DumpVeolia! on Facebook Concerned? Pack the City Board of Est. & Apportionment meeting on Weds 2/20 1:30 pm 2013) N L —Read up on this issue on the Coalition's website. St. Louis CAN DO MUCH BETTER with water consulting than this rapacious contract. Care about our urban water? Get involved - phone call matter too!
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