On November 4 the Environmental Action Team hosted a talk to learn more about how cities manage risks associated with gas and oil wells and pipelines. Jason Elkins, Civil engineer at the City of Longmont presented: Gas & Oil Wells and Pipelines: What one City is doing to identify, investigate and assess the risks. We invite … More Managing Risks of Gas and Oil, Wells and Pipelines
The Water Resources Group Invites you to attend these Community Events of Interest Science Behind the Scenery: The State of the Poudre: A River Health Report Card October 5, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. — 215 N. Mason Community Room, enter through the north door. Research and science related to natural areas. Jen Shanahan, Watershed … More Water Resources Team Events
On Monday, May 1 from 11:30 to 1:30 (brown-bag lunch) at Plymouth Congregational Church (916 W Prospect Rd, Fort Collins) the International Relations Team will host a Great Decisions discussion exploring how the U.S. petroleum security impacts foreign policy. For 45 years, the country has alternated between periods of energy security and insecurity, sometimes able … More Great Decisions Explores Petroleum and US Foreign Policy
Join us on Sunday, April 23 at 2:30 PM at the Global Village Museum (200 West Mountain Avenue Fort Collins) to learn about the effects of climate change, both internationally and locally. This event comes to you from the Environmental Action Team. Listen to, Bill Ciesla, a forest health specialist and has held positions with … More Climate Change Event Announced
LWVUS Joins People’s Climate March on April 29 League of Women Voters of the United States voted to officially participate in the People’s Climate March in Washington DC on April 29. March organizers invite all Americans to come together to show the world and our political leaders our commitment to protecting our fellow global citizens … More Are Your Boots Made for Marching?
It’s no secret that many of us are now looking for best ways to step up our political lives. New organizations and events are springing up because people are asking “What can we do?” The League of Women Voters, proudly politically nonpartisan, has been active for nearly a century encouraging citizen participation in government. An … More Soapbox: Value of Activism with Local Government
Are you interested in Climate Change and its global impact? Join us December 5 at 11:30 AM for a Great Decisions discussions. Participants will meet in the Choir room at Plymouth Congregational Church, UCC (916 W Prospect Rd, Fort Collins). This event is hosted by the International Relations Team. If you can’t make the event, … More Great Decisions: Climate Change
The LWV-Larimer County’s Environmental Action – Renewable Energy team has compiled the following information to assist Larimer County consumers to know more about green energy and local sources. We believe that as more of us choose Green Energy, providers will be motivated to increase their development of Green Energy and decrease their use of fossil … More Consumer Guide: Renewable Energy in Larimer County