Hartford Councilwoman Cynthia Jennings has introduced a resolution opposing the construction of the natural gas pipeline. The resolution will be heard on Wednesday, February 3 at 5:30pm at Hartford City Council Room at Hartford City Hall.
The residents of Rocky Hill handed Spectra Energy a decisive defeat last week when the Town Council voted anonymously to deny a lease for an infusion station where compressed gas would be released into the Algonquin pipeline.
Nationally-known preacher, author, radio host, and social justice activist will be the morning keynote speaker at the Climate Stewardship Summit on Thursday, November 5. Don’t miss his incredible and inspiring speech!
Building on the Pope’s call for an moral response to climate change in his recent encyclical, this year’s Climate Stewardship Summit will emphasize an action-oriented agenda that addresses environmental injustice related to climate change and the consumption of fossil fuels.
On July 1, 2015, the CT State Legislature passed groundbreaking legislation to completely phase out plastic microbeads from cosmetic products within three years. Read what toxics organizer Susan Eastwood had to say in the CT Mirror.
On June 30, over 600 people gathered at the United Nations to hear Cardinal Turkson, the President of the Ponifical Academy of Peace and Justice, present the Pope’s encyclical on the moral call to care for the planet. Read on to hear Mary Evelyn Tucker and John Grim’s report on the fascinating and inspiring evening in New York City.