Michigan pollution tour

From the Campaign for State Action on Environmental Justice:

GET ON THE BUS!

Michigan “Environmental Justice for All” Tour
Thursday, October 26, 2006
Detroit-Saginaw-Lansing-Grand Rapids
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Campaign for State Action on Environmental Justice invites you to participate in the Michigan “Environmental Justice for All” Tour. From Detroit, to Saginaw to Grand Rapids, the tour will explore environmental and health impacts on communities of color and low-income communities, where environmental burdens compromise people’s right to a clean, safe, healthy environment.

Elected officials, environmental and environmental justice activists, students, members of the media, and others are invited to join us in this effort to learn more about environmental concerns in communities around the state, to highlight the work that is being done by grassroots groups in those communities, and to promote environmental justice policy that protects all communities from environmental harm.

Tour starts from, and ends at:
Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS)
2651 Saulino Court
Dearborn, MI 48126

Seating is limited. To reserve your spot, contact Kathryn Savoie, ksavoie@accesscommunity.org, (313) 216-2225.

A donation (minimum $10) is requested to help defray the costs of the tour, including lunch, dinner, and materials which will be provided along the way.

Michigan “Environmental Justice for All” Tour is organized and supported by: Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS), Campaign for State Action on Environmental Justice, Detroiters Working for Environmental Justice, East Michigan Environmental Action Council, Ecology Center, Michigan Environmental Council, Our Kitchen Table.

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