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April 3 Rally/March/Hearing:  A Day of Tar Sands Action in MN
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April 3 Rally/March/Hearing: A Day of Tar Sands Action in MN

On April 3rd we rallied in the snow and sleet and  to protect Minnesota and the Great Lakes region by saying no to the proposed Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline expansion. Hundreds of people came to the rally and march, and then stayed for over 6 hours of public testimony at the Public Utilities Company. By April 14th, the opposition generated over 12,000 public comments for Judge Limpan.  This is incredible!   See more pictures […]

Reject and Protect — Join us April 26 in DC Against KXL
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Reject and Protect — Join us April 26 in DC Against KXL

Remember when we had over 200 Minnesotans travel by train and bus to DC last year to call on Obama to move forward on climate?  Remember when a bus full of Minnesotans traveled to the one public hearing for the Keystone XL in Nebraska?  Well, time to take another trip!  Read below for more details and sign up to get involved. Last Friday, over 2 million comments against Keystone XL were delivered to the State […]

Passenger Trains Not Oil Trains!
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Passenger Trains Not Oil Trains!

President Obama is coming to town this Wednesday to talk about transit and job creation. Let’s celebrate the track to sustainable transit options and jobs while reminding President Obama that tar sands projects like KXL and the Alberta Clipper are in direct conflict with any commitment to action on climate change. 10:30 AM: Meet at Black Dog Cafe, 308 E Prince St, St Paul, MN 55101 11:00 AM: Walking protest and photo opp at Union […]

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Climate Change Forum with Representative Rick Nolan

Please join us this Saturday, November 16th, to join in on a dialogue with Representative Rick Nolan and other panelists about issues and solutions related to climate change. If you are involved or interested in getting involved with climate and environmental advocacy in Nolan’s legislative district, attend this forum. It is a unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with political leaders in Northern Minnesota who have decision making power of how climate will be […]

MN350 Community Meetings
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MN350 Community Meetings

***Next Community Meeting is Wednesday, March 19 at 6:30pm in Minneapolis.  Location:  Kenwood Community Center, 2101 W Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55405.   This community meeting will be a working meeting to prepare for the April 3 Tar Sands Day of Action (rally/march/hearing).  Come ready to learn specifics about contested case hearing and public hearing, write letters to the MN PUC, make props for the rally and march, sign up for volunteer roles and more!  Refreshments […]

Minnesota’s Tar Sands Fight: A Trip to the Pipeline
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Minnesota’s Tar Sands Fight: A Trip to the Pipeline

Have you ever seen the exposed oil pipelines running through the treasured waterways of Minnesota? Do you know what the oil distribution company Enbridge Energy Corp. and the MN Public Utilities Commission is planning to risk in expanding the capacity of these pipelines? Join us for Minnesota’s Tar Sands Fight:  A Trip to the Pipeline. This will be an all day excursion that will include visits to the Clearbrook Tank Farms, exposed pipeline at Cass […]

Minneapolis Energy Options
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Minneapolis Energy Options

Energy costs are rising and energy pollution is causing significant global problems. We often feel powerless to change things. But we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to put cleaner, more affordable, and more local energy on the agenda right here in Minneapolis. Energy Choices for Minneapolis from John Farrell In this exciting campaign citizens of Minneapolis will have a once in 20 year opportunity to weigh in on how they get their power.   Here is […]