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Save the EPA: Press Conference and Rally

  • Old Town Square , Fort Collins Co (map)

As you read this Congress is advancing a national de-regulatory agenda and attacking the crucial evironmental protections we depend on for our clean water and clean air. 

The Environmental Protection Agency is tasked with protecting our water and air from a variety of pollution sources pursuant to the Clean Water Act and Clean Air Act among others. These include protecting our waterways from factory farm pollution runoff, ensuring water quality, and regulating dangerous air pollution.

~~ When water is polluted by factory farms, it means that people living downstream get poisoned. 
~~ When air is polluted by power plants and refineries, it means people living nearby get poisoned. 
~~ When water systems are allowed to deteriorate and there is insufficient federal response – like in Flint, Michigan – it means people get poisoned. 

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As we bring NATIONAL, STATEWIDE AND LOCAL MEDIA/PRESS ATTENTION to what loosing the EPA means for people around america, what it means for Colorado economy, what it means for our community  

WHEN: Wednesday March 15th 12:30-2:30
WHERE: Downtown Fort Collins OLD TOWN SQUARE
WHO: Food and Water Watch in partnership with Fort Collins for Progress, Sierra Club, 350 Colorado, Indivisible Northern Colorado and many more! 

- Food and Water Watch: Salo Garcia
- CSU Wildlife Management Department: Jenna Parker
- SAVE THE EPA: Marc Alston
- Fort Collins City Council Member Ross Cunniff
- 350 Northern Colorado: Doug Henderson

Want to get involved?
Contact Salo with the Food and Water Watch! 
- 786-387-5111 or !

Earlier Event: March 14
Defend Our Water
Later Event: March 17
Women of All Nations Gathering