Saturday, August 12th
Music, speakers, and food
Speakers include: NH Representative Lee Oxenham, Stephanie Scherr, Director of ECHO Action NH, Rachel Smolker, PhD, Rev. Gregory Wilson
Performances by: Dave Clark Band * Wool * Cat and Laura Duo
bring chairs, blankets, picnic food
Sponsored by: The Upper Valley Transformational Action Affinity Group * Upper Valley 350 * Upper Valley Young Liberals* Upper Valley Affinity Group * Upper Valley Democrats * Action Together Upper Valley * Sierra Club/ Upper Valley
Excerpt : “Grassroots activists are raising broader concerns which, given the extraordinary efforts they have undertaken, also deserve respectful attention — from the PUC, the utility and most certainly the local daily newspaper. Please ramp up your coverage of whether the Upper Valley truly needs a natural gas utility.” – DON KREIS, Concord
Valley News – July 18, 2017 Consumer advocates and staff members for the state Public Utilities Commission recently said they would like Liberty Utilities to show more evidence that its proposed natural gas facility in Lebanon and pipeline to Hanover is financially viable. To read article, see News
The Lebanon Planning Board voted unanimously on Monday night to approve an addendum that removes references supporting “natural gas” and “liquid natural gas” from the city’s guiding document. The move came on the heels of similar votes of support from the City Council and the ad hoc Lebanon Energy Advisory Committee.
Go to “News” for entire Valley News article, or read it here: “Lebanon Tweaks City Plan”
4th of July Parade – Hanover, NH
Our 9-community organization collaboration handed out hundreds of flyers and won second place!!! More pics are in “Gallery”!