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E-M:/ Fwd: Sweetwater Alliance authored Water Resolution unanimously passed by Traverse City, City Commission

Enviro-Mich message from Frank Ambrose <snakeman1549@yahoo.com>

> Traverse City Commission Unanimously Endorses
> Resolution to Protect Michigan
> Fresh Water
> http://waterissweet.org
> On the evening before elections, the full Traverse
> City Commission endorsed
> a resolution urging all governmental entities of the
> world to protect fresh
> water from commercial diversion, bottling and
> exploitation. The resolution
> stated in part that "the Earth's fresh water belongs
> to the earth and all
> species, and therefore must not be treated as a
> private commodity to be
> bought, sold and traded for profit." The resolution
> was authored by the
> Sweetwater Alliance; read by Mayor Pro Tem Ann
> Rogers; and supported by
> NMEAC, the Sierra Club, MCWC, We Are Traverse City,
> Inc. and others. The
> room erupted into applause when the resolution
> received unanimous support
> from the City Commissioners.
> Resolution on line:
> Story to follow ...

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