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E-M:/ Dec 5: Ypsilanti - Environmental Justice Town Hall



Town Hall meeting on
Environmental Justice


Hosted by
State Representative Alma Wheeler Smith
State Representative Chris Kolb

in conjunction with
The Campaign for State Action on Environmental Justice
http://www.dwej.org/csaej.htm

Monday December 5, 2005
6:30 pm Refreshments
7 – 9 pm Program:
Local concerns and speakers
Perry Elementary School
550 Perry Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

<x-tad-smaller>“Environmental Justice is the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies.”
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- US Environmental Protection Agency

<x-tad-smaller>For more information contact:
Brad van Guilder
(734) 663-2400 ext. 114
bradvg@ecocenter.org

Ecology Center
117 N Division Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
http://www.ecocenter.org
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HEALTHY ENVIRONMENT = VIBRANT COMMUNITIES
The Campaign for State Action on Environmental Justice:
American Indian Health and Family Services * American Lung Association of Michigan * Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services * Arbor Brewing Company * Citizens for Alternatives to Chemical Contamination * Clean Water Action * Community Action Against Asthma * Detroit Hispanic Development Corporation * Detroit Summer; Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice * East Michigan Environmental Action Council * Ecology Center * Environmental Justice Initiative, University of Michigan, School of Natural Resources and Environment * Hamtramck Environmental Action Team * Kalamazoo Environmental Council * Leadership Council of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary of Monroe, MI * Living Economy Network of Washtenaw County * Lone Tree Council * Maurice and Jane Sugar Law Center for Economic and Social Justice/Guild Law Center * Michigan Citizens Against Toxic Substances * Michigan Coalition for Human Rights * Michigan Environmental Council * Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition * Michigan League of Conservation Voters * National Association for the Advancement of Colored People-Detroit Chapter * National Lawyers Guild * River Raisin Institute * Sierra Club * Southeast Michigan Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health * Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision * Transportation Riders United * UAW Region 1A Toxic Waste Squad * Voices 4 Earth Justice * Warren/Conner Development Corporation * West Michigan Environmental Action Council


A flyer with a map is available upon request ( Word: 325 KB or pdf: 700 KB ).

Please forward as appropriate.


Brad van Guilder, Ph. D.
Community Organizer

Ecology Center
117 North Division Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1580

(734) 663-2400 ext 114
(734) 663-2414 FAX
(313) 205-6386 CELL Not available while driving!

bradvg@ecocenter.org
http://www.ecocenter.org
http://www.stoptrash.org

UAW Local 174 Environmental Committee Chair
UAW Region 1A Toxic Waste Squad