Californians will have a rare legislative opportunity to voice opposition to Governor Jerry Brown’s Delta Tunnels project. The California Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee will be holding an important meeting to hear the public’s thoughts on Tuesday, February 28th. Restore the Delta’s goal is to fill the seats and the halls with the voices of people and friends of the San Francisco Bay-Delta estuary. The Delta needs as many people as possible to make a powerful statement with […]
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Our friends at Restore the Delta are drawing our attention to another drought bill authored by Resnick-backed Congressman Valadao under the guise of “drought relief” for California. It is being pushed in Congress and the goal is to pass the bill by the end of the week. It has already passed the House and a Senate vote may take place today, so please call both Senator Boxer and Feinstein right away, if you haven’t already.
There is operational language […]
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The “What would the Delta Say? Rights of Nature Tribunal” is coming up at the end of April, but there is still room for participants. The event is free and open to the public. RSVPs are required–you can rsvp and learn more about the event here.
What would the Delta Say? Rights of Nature Tribunal
at the Nick Rodriguez Community Center 213 F St. in Antioch, California
Saturday, April 30th 9:30am – 3:30pm
The Tribunal will address nature’s, […]
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Take Action – Call Now before Friday, August 17
We have until August 17 to get this bill out of Senate Appropriations. They need to know that the community cares. The Senate passed a similar bill in 2009, but the Governor vetoed it. Now we have a Governor who might sign it. We need some leadership to get the bill to his desk!
We are asking supporters across the state to call Senate Appropriations Chair, Christine Kehoe and […]
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