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"On February 18th, 2017, we will unite in Ann Arbor to march for a cleaner future, for our public health and for a healthier planet. We cannot be silent.
We will harness the momentum that has been building up here in the community following the recent actions the Trump Administration and Congress have taken which threaten our environment and climate. We will come together to stand up and take action on climate change. We will not be silent during this challenging time. After the Rally there will be “action stations” for people to take part in: writing letters to our representatives and making phone calls to our Senators - urging them to stand up against environmental attacks that threaten our public health and
MARCH: The March will begin in downtown Ann Arbor outside the Federal building (corner of 5th & Liberty). Gather beginning at 1:30PM, to begin marching at 2:00PM.The march will occur on a route along sidewalks, ending at UofM's Diag at around 3:00PM with a Rally. The Rally will begin with music, followed by a really wonderful group of speakers. This event is free and open to all. Bring your signs!
This march is open to the whole family: children and pets too!
SPEAKERS include: Rep. Debbie Dingell, Rep. Yousef Rabhi, Mayor Christopher Taylor, Councilman Smith, and Laura Rubin, Ex. Director ofHuron River Watershed Council.
TAKE ACTION: After the Rally, all are invited to come take action in the DANA Building next to the Diag. There will be stations for writing letters and making phone calls to members of Congress - urging our decision makers to stand up for climate progress and against environmental attacks that threaten our public health and our future."