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Recommended Actions for the Week of 20180223


Local Level Actions


National Level Actions / Other


From the Calendar

Link to the Riveters Collective Calendar

Every Monday: Attend a vigil hosted by Racial Justice Coalition and Keep Bellingham Families Working. A vigil will be held from 11:30a.m.-1:30p.m. in front of the Whatcom County Courthouse . Support undocumented and immigrant families to live in safety and dignity in our community. Bring your friends and co-workers!

Monday, Feb. 26, 2018 from 7:00-9:00p.m.: Dorceta Taylor, professor and director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at University of Michigan’s School for Environment and Sustainability, will present on “Power, Privilege and Conservation” at WWU, 516 High St., Miller Hall, Room 138, Bellingham, WA 98225. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit the RC calendar page, Facebook, or contact Susanna Hamilton, Western’s Office of Sustainability media coordinator, at

Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 from 6:00-10:00p.m.: Cherry Point Public Hearing at Whatcom County Council Chambers, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, WA. After two years, the Whatcom County Council is moving forward with new policies for Cherry Point. We’re moving beyond temporary moratoriums to implement lasting policies that can prevent the oil refinery shipping docks at Cherry Point from converting into crude oil export terminals. We need the public to weigh in on these new policies, and the current moratorium is set to expire next month. A presentation on the Cherry Point legal study will be held at 6:00p.m. and the council meeting and public hearing will begin at 7:00p.m. Send a message to the Whatcom County Council at today urging them to extend the moratorium and join us at the public hearing! More information can be found on the RC calendar page and Facebook.

Thursday, March 1, 2018 from 5:30-7:00p.m.: Join the Clean Energy Activist meeting at Sustainable Living Center (upstairs in the back of RE-Store), 2309 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA. Get the latest updates on the Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy from 6:30-7:00p.m. The Climate Reality Project quarterly meeting will be from 5:30-7:00p.m. with AJCE overlap 6:30-7:00p.m.