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350 East Bay Meeting –Zoom meeting
Saturday, January 15 @ 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.
- Icebreaker question–What gives you hope for the new year?
- Recap some of what has happened since we last met in October:
–October 29 mural painting and march in SF
–Nov 6 march and demo at UC Berkeley
–Glasgow COP Oct 31 – Nov 12
–Nov 19 Final CEMTF summit including Barbara Lee, Pamela Price, Paul Koretz and more. I recommend the watching the whole summit, but especially Paul Koretz’s talk
–December 18–hike with 350 East Bay thru Berkeley campus
–Joe Manchin pulls the plug on Build Back Better–around xmas–Thanks a lot for the xmas present, Joe!
–I’m sure there’s lots more I missed!
3. State budget has a lot of money for climate (Kathy)
4. Actions that people can take
–solar tax comments to Newsom’s office
–Calif Solar Rights alliance
5. Transit equity Day Feb 4–coalition; event at AC transit HQ now virtual; show support for transit and for transit workers;
6. Ideas going forward:
what we hope to accomplish this year–legislative, electoral, personal, in our East Bay Communities, . . .
Plus how do we do outreach to people wanting to get involved in climate action.
Alameda County – would they support No new gas stations?
Ithaca NY all electric buildings plan by 2030–by next meeting we should have a recording from Acterra Code Red webinar held 1/14/22
Berkeley using American Rescue money passed last February, money now being allocated
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