“MOUNTAIN TOP REMOVAL:
The Unseen Costs of Coal-fired Power”
October 2nd (Tues) 12 Noon & 5:30pm
October 3rd (Wed) 7:00pm
Grand Rapids Township
Presenters: Dave Cooper
Dave worked for many years as a mechanical engineer in various
industries. He decided to devote his full attention to environmental
issues after seeing a
mountain top removal mine in Kayford,
He is a member of the Sierra Club and Kentuckians for the
Commonwealth and worked for a year as a coalfield organizer.
Larry has fought for over
15 years to save
and his family cemetery on top of the mountain from mountaintop
removal. In early September, Larry was highlighted as
CNN’s Hero of the Week and his efforts have been chronicled by
ABC’s Nightline, 20/20, the BBC, US News & World Report,
New York Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune and more.
Come hear their story at this FREE program!
There are cleaner, home-grown alternatives along with “Energy Efficiency”
Programs that would negate the need for removing the coal from our mountains
plus the need for the construction of ‘new’ coal plants in our State.
For more information on this program go to;
or contact Jan O’Connell at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 616-956-6646.