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E-M:/ "Take Back the Lakes" Conference, 6/28



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Enviro-Mich message from harvey@ic.net (Craig Harvey)
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                   "TAKE BACK THE LAKES"

       A Conference Addressing Water & Pollution Issues

Saturday, June 28, 1997
9 am - 6 pm
Student Union room 2582
University of Toledo

WINONA LADUKE - founder of the Indigenous Women's Network, 1996 Green
Party Vice-Presidential Candidate, and community activist will be the
keynote speaker.

Mike Ferner - former City of Toledo Councilman, former Toledo mayoral
candidate, organizer with the Program on Corporations, Law, and
Democracy, and community activist will discuss citizens' sovereignty
over corporate control.

Carolyn Miller - local activist with BOND and Don't Waste Ohio will
address Envirosafe, the largest hazardous waste facility in Ohio,
and its potential impact on local waterways.

A regional conference to bring together concerned citizens, experts, and
state and local officials to discuss the hazards to the Great Lakes
Ecosystem.  It will include two rounds of workshops as well as a
strategy session to Take Back The Lakes!

Sponsored by: the Green Party of Lucas County, Coalition for a Safe
Environment, BOND, Citizen Action, ClearWater, Inc., Citizens
Resistance at Fermi II, Don't Waste Ohio, HELP the Environment, Green
Party of Metro Detroit, National Advocates for Beryllium Education &
Reform, Ohio Environmental Council, Toledo Coalition for Safe Energy,
Western Lake Erie Sierra Club, Wood County Green Party, Farm Labor
Organizing Commitee, Michigan American Indian Movement, American
Indian Services, and the University of Toledo GLSU.

Info: 419-242-2433, 419-886-9093, 419-476-9188

announced to Enviro-Mich by:
 The Green Party of Michigan
 313-663-3555
 http://ic.net/~harvey/greens
 harvey@ic.net
 Seeking signature gatherers to help add Michigan to the list of states 
 with "Green Party" candidates on the ballot.


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