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RECLAIMING THE COMMONS: protecting the public right to clean, affordable water, safe energy and environmental justice

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Saturday, September 29, 2012 from 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)

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RECLAIMING THE COMMONS:
protecting the public right to clean, affordable water, safe energy and environmental justice

The 28th Annual Public Meeting of Clean Water for North Carolina

Saturday, September 29 1:30 - 5:00 PM
Guilford Technical Comm. Coll.—Jamestown (near Greensboro) - Directions coming Soon
Open to the public, refreshments served

Registration to the meeting is required, but there is no cost for admission. If you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution to Clean Water for North Carolina, you may do so at http://www.cwfnc.org/donate.


Featured guest speakers include:


Mary Grant, Food and Water Watch (Washington D.C.): "Community Triumphs Over Water Privatization Across the U.S."
Kari Matsko, People’s Oil and Gas Collaborative—Ohio
Voices from the Ohio Shaleplay & Lessons Learned”


North Carolina speakers will cover:
  • Dr. Kathy Shea"Real Energy Solutions: Working with Spirit Toward Energy Justice and Efficiency" 
  • Katie Hicks—"Why NC's especially vulnerable to water privatization," with Dr. Stan Coleman on Charlotte-area community efforts
  • Omega Wilson—Environmental Justice complaint on NC Shale Gas Report
  • Maribel Sierra, Ada Inda—Hydraulic fracturing, injection wells and Environmental Justice
  • NC’s county well programs, baseline testing in shale basin areas
  • Updates on Community Struggles across the state

We recommend that you print out these directions and the campus map before travelling to the meeting (click map to enlarge). - Click here for full-size map (very large).

Click here for printable map and directions (pdf).

 
 

Directions to Guilford Technical Community College from the WEST:
 

Take Interstate 40 east past Winston-Salem and watch for the exit to 

US-311 S (signs for High Point) -take this exit

Travel 9.8 mi and continue onto Interstate 74

Travel 4.1 mi and take exit 69 for Greensboro Rd

Travel 0.3 mi and turn left onto Greensboro Rd

Travel 1.2 mi and continue onto W Main St.

Travel 2.3 mi, through Jamestown, and turn left on Bonner Drive to enter theGTCC campus.

Watch for signs for the Sears Technology Building on your right. Park in any lot labeled  B” close to the Sears Building and come in the main front door. The auditorium is to the right.

 

Directions to GTCC from the EAST:
 

Take Interstate 40 about 40 miles west of Durham and take a  slight left onto I-85 BUS S/US-29 S/US-70 W (signs for High Point/Charlotte).

Travel 5.3 miles and take exit 118 to merge onto I-85 BUS S/US-29 S/US-70 W toward High Point

Travel 1.1 mi and take the Vickrey Chapel Rd exit toward Gullford College Rd/Jamestown/GTCC

Travel 0.2 mi and turn right onto Vickery Chapel Rd/Vickrey Chapel Rd

Travel 0.3 mi and at intersection with Grandover Parkway, bear left to stay on Vickrey Chapel Rd, then an almost immediate right turn to stay on Vickery Chapel Rd.

At the intersection with High Point Rd/Main St, just past Ragsdale High School, you will be at the edge of the GTCC campus. Continue straight onto Bonner Drive and watch for signs for the Sears Technology Building on your right. Park in any lot labeled  “B” close to the Sears Building and come in the main front door. The auditorium is to the right.

 

Have questions about RECLAIMING THE COMMONS: protecting the public right to clean, affordable water, safe energy and environmental justice? Contact Clean Water for NC & Working Films' Reel Power

When & Where


Guilford Tech. Community College, Sears Applied Technologies Auditorium (see "Event Details" for map and directions)



Saturday, September 29, 2012 from 1:30 PM to 5:00 PM (EDT)


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