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350 East Bay Meeting –Zoom meeting

Saturday, March 19 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

 Join us on Zoom for the monthly 350 East Bay Meeting 

Our goal is to maximize climate action in the East Bay, working for a just transition to a clean energy economy here and beyond.

DRAFT agenda for Saturday, March 19:

10:00 am–-orientation and/or refresher on 350 Bay Area organization

10:30 Introductions and check-in

What are you reading or watching or listening to that is inspiring you?

10:45 – What do we hope to accomplish this year–legislative, electoral, personal, in our East Bay Communities and beyond  

Plus how do we do outreach to people wanting to get involved in climate action?

11:05  Elections in the East Bay

Assembly and Senate races in Hayward and Fremont

Alameda County Board of Supervisors Dist 3 (Wilma Chan’s seat)

Oakland/Berkeley/other cities– mayor & city council

11:15 Climate issues to push

List of 37 actions cities can take

E.g. declare a climate emergency

–prohibit gas in new buildings

–convert the city fleet to 100% electric

–compost organic matter incompliance with SB1383

–no new gas stations

11:35 –Cool Cities challenge–application process now open

https://coolcity.earth

Los Angeles announcement

May 18 Climate Emergency Mobilization Task Force presentation

11:45   March 26 – Diesel Free Neighborhoods panel

June 11–East Bay bike/walk fundraiser –  join planning meetings on Sunday nights

Faith in action

11:55  Share pictures from March 12 rally

New to 350 East Bay?   We have an ORIENTATION from 10-10:30 am: If this is your first meeting join us ½ hr early for a short orientation. RSVP below! You must RSVP to get the zoom link!  Trouble joining the meeting? Email Jack@350BayArea.org

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Date:
Saturday, March 19
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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