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Posts Tagged ‘Environment’

Oppose Duke Energy Rate Hike Bills

Call your NC State Representative to oppose North Carolina House Bill 624, which would allow electric monopolies to get a single regulatory approval for five years of rate hikes.

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Downtown Lunchtime Cleanup

Meet at Pritchard Park, 67 Patton Avenue. The Asheville Downtown Association is partnering with Asheville GreenWorks this cleanup as part of Earth Week.

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Hard 2 Recycle Central

Hard 2 Recycle events are free to the public collections geared to bring awareness to alternate modes of recycling to our area.

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Backyard Composting Workshop – FREE

Join Asheville GreenWorks and the City of Asheville as we host another Backyard Composting Workshop. Want to know how you can reduce your impact on the landfill and make your own soil? This free course is for you.

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Indivisible AVL Protests Bernhardt Nomination for Interior Secretary

Indivisible Asheville/WNC recently joined with hundreds of organizations all over the country in signing a letter of opposition to Trump’s nomination of David Bernhardt for Secretary of Interior. In his 18 months serving as the Interior Department’s deputy secretary, Bernhardt has been at the center of a culture of corruption that has been the Interior…

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Join Rapid Response to Stop Offshore Drilling in NC

The Trump administration is gearing up to open our Atlantic coast to offshore drilling, despite the overwhelming objections of governors and citizens of coastal states. The Center for Biological Diversity has set up a Rapid Response protest, so that within 48 hours of the release of the administration’s plans, there will be protests across North…

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