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350 Austin Monthly Meeting
Amy Stansbury

350 Austin November Meeting

From 350 Austin – Our monthly general meetings are open to all! Join us on the third Tuesday of each month. (Please note – This month’s meeting will be at the Wildflower Church, not the First Unitarian Church) Feeling scared about climate change? You are

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Anya Fetcher

Austin Clean Water Rally

From Mighty Earth – Join Mighty Earth for the Austin Clean Water Rally! On Thursday, November 15th at 12pm, Austin’s McWholeFoods campaign will host a Clean Water Rally, bringing together local experts, stakeholders, and community members to publicly call on Whole Foods to commit to

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Amy Stansbury

Citizens’ Climate Lobby Monthly Meetings

From the Citizens’ Climate Lobby – Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a national organization focused on passing legislation called Carbon Fee and Dividend as a solution to climate change. All chapter meetings gather at 11:30AM, listen to the national call-in speaker, and plan upcoming actions for

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Earth
Climate Change
Amy Stansbury

How Austin Avoided 80,000 Pounds Of Carbon Emissions In One Week

We did it! The Mayor’s Carbon Reduction Challenge has come to a close. Not only did the community meet the city’s goal of avoiding 50,000 pounds of carbon emissions, but we surpassed it by an additional 30,000 pounds!   As you might remember, the Mayor’s Carbon Reduction Challenge was an initiative

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350 Austin Happy Hour
Amy Stansbury

350 Austin November Happy Hour

From 350 Austin – Calling all friends of 350 Austin, new and old! Join us for pizza, drinks, and conversation at our monthly First Thursday happy hour. Bring a friend, and come meet others who are excited about 350.org and the #FossilFreeFastmovement! Austin’s Pizza is an all-ages venue.

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Trial Of The Century
Amy Stansbury

Texas Rally For The #TrialOfTheCentury

From St. Edward’s University Students For Sustainability – The Students for Sustainability organization at St. Edward’s University is excited to be hosting Austin’s Rally for the #TrialOfTheCentury. On October 29, 2018, 21 youth will confront the federal government at the #TrialoftheCentury in open court. They are

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Project Drawdown
Amy Stansbury

Project Drawdown Simulcast

From the City of Austin Office of Sustainability – In 2017, Project Drawdown mapped, measured, and modeled the 100 most substantive solutions to reversing global warming (learn more at drawdown.org). Join us to view a live stream featuring Paul Hawken and the Drawdown leadership team as

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Austin Skyline
Blogs
Amy Stansbury

Today Is All About Action

We get it. Sometimes reading the news can be depressing… especially when it comes to the environment.   Last week, we talked a lot about the scary climate change news coming out of the United Nations. (If you don’t remember, a new UN report found

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District 1 and 3 Candidate Forum
Amy Stansbury

Districts 1 and 3 Climate and Energy Candidate Forum

From Solar Austin, 350 Austin, Shades of Green Environmental Talk Radio Show, and Earth Day ATX – Climate change is happening now and local governments must play a significant role in reducing emissions and helping people cope with the impacts. Austin has existing climate commitments

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