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LANDFILL FORUM – Monday, March 30, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m

Now that North Bay owns you all’s garbage contract, you might be interested in this.  Even at the awful hour of 8 a.m.

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LANDFILL FORUM – Monday, March 30, 8:00 – 11:00 a.m.

Santa Rosa City Council Chambers, 100 Santa Rosa Ave., Santa Rosa

Also available on Channel 26 on Santa Rosa cable thanks to Community Media Center of Santa Rosa.

Free

Solid Waste in Sonoma County: Decisions being made today have major impacts – millions of dollars and millions of tons of greenhouse gas.

Come to this forum and learn more.

Speaker: Assemblyman Wes Chesbro

Also: Dave Erickson, Technical Director, Climate Protection Campaign, and a representative from Senator Pat Wiggins’ office

Panelists representing various perspectives:

  • Waste Management Advisory Group: Mike Anderson
  • County of Sonoma Transportation and Public Works: Phillip Demery
  • County of Sonoma Health Services: Walter Kruse
  • City: Santa Rosa Council member Jane Bender
  • Industry: Alan Strachan
  • Regional Water Quality Control Board: David Leland

Background material on the landfill is available online: http://www.ecoleader.org/event2009-landfill.html

Sponsors: League of Women Voters of Sonoma County, Leadership Institute for Ecology and the Economy, Sonoma Group – Sierra Club, Sonoma County Conservation Action, Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, Sonoma Ecology Center, Climate Protection Campaign, County of Sonoma, City of Santa Rosa, State Senator Patricia Wiggins, No Name Women’s Group

Thanks to State Assemblyman Wes Chesbro for generously underwriting public access of this forum, and to

State Assembly member Noreen Evans for generously underwriting greening the event by Green Mary