Local just transition advocates and frontline community members representing the Crossroads Collective and the statewide NY Renews coalition applaud the leadership of NYS Assemblymembers Crystal Peoples-Stokes (D),...
Author: Mariama McCoy, MAP Youth Buffalo youth had the chance to go to D.C for the People’s Climate March which they began their morning with very uncomfortable seating as they “ slept with broken necks on the bus.” Having to walk far with their suitcases, luckily they were early to all their buses along with [&hellip
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Special Showing of the New
National Geographic Documentary Film
FROM THE ASHES.
Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 7:00 PM,North Presbyterian Church,300 North Forest Rd., Williamsville, NY.
From The Ashes is a groundbreaking new documentary...
JOIN US IN A WATER BLESSING
Friday, June 23, 2017 Canalside at 10:00AM
More than 300 Sisters of Mercy of the Americas will gather for their congregational Chapter meeting from June 19 – June 29, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in dow...
Following President Trump’s decision to exit the Paris Accords, Governor Cuomo announced the creation of a climate and jobs initiative and the creation of an environmental justice and just transition working group.
NY Renews, a coalition of 109 labor, community, and environmental organizations, released the
following statement in response:
"We applaud the Governor in the wake of Trump's
The Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative (“JDAI”), a collaboration between the Erie County Department of Social Services (“ECDSS”), Erie County Family Court and the New York State Office...
NY Renews is a coalition of 109 labor, community, environmental, and social justice organizations across the state of New York from Buffalo to Brooklyn. The coalition seeks a transition from dirty fossil fuels to 100% clean renewable energy with good ...
How New York Is Building the Renewable Energy Grid of the Future
This is a story of ripping up old incentives that encouraged selling as much electricity as possible, then unleashing the entrepreneurs.
By Leslie Kaufman, InsideClimate News May...
Members of the group Queers for Racial Justice graced Assembly Member DiPietro’s District Office with a dance party/ protest meant to highlight his involvement in the TEA...
Sierra Club Niagara Group is advocating for the NFTA to purchase ELECTRIC BUSES, which have zero emissions and so are more eco-friendly than the existing buses.The group is hosting a consultant to make a presentation about assisting transit agencies wi...
We are being told a total of 9 people have been arrested today involving a string of protests surrounding embattled Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard.
All 9 are...
BUFFALO - NIAGARA
Recipient of the
Making Democracy Work Award
Saturday, June 3, 2017
Hyatt Place Restaurant, 5020 Main Street, Amherst
Lunch served at noon.
Reserve by 5.25.2017