UU Service Committee and UUA Have a Petition to Oppose Detroit Water Shut Offs

UUSC and the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) are petitioning Mayor Michael Duggan, DWSD Director Sue McCormick, and Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr to restore water to most vulnerable households and to stop further shutoffs to vulnerable households. Help us send a strong message to Detroit’s emergency manager and water utility director. Help stop mass shutoffs and protect residents of this great American city. Help defend the human right to water.

Clean Water Town Hall Meetings – December 4, Landover, MD, December 9, Silver Spring, MD

Thursday December 4, 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Prince George’s Ballroom, Kentland Community Center Park, 2411 Pinebrook Ave, Landover MD 20785.

Tuesday December 9, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Silver Spring Civic Center in the Great Hall at 1 Veterans Place
Silver Spring MD 20910

Speakers for Meeting:
State Senator Jamie Raskin (invited)
Steve Shofar, Department of Environment (invited)
Danila Sheveiko, Former Chair, MC Water Quality Advisory Group; Civic Fed.
Kit Gage, Friends of Sligo Creek
Pablo Blank, Latino Environmental Awareness and Direction (L.E.A.D.)

Taking a Stand for Clean Water in Appalachia – December 6, Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD

Saturday December 6, 11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m.
PNC Capitol Hill branch, 650 Pennsylvania Ave SE, about a half block from the Eastern Market Metro Station (blue, orange and silver lines).
Meet at the plaza above the Metro station, at 11:45 (inside and downstairs opposite the fare machines in bad weather). Look for the person wearing a green EQAT shirt

The Earth Quaker Action team invites others to a brief (10-15 minute) partial occupation of the PNC branch lobby on Capitol Hill