Join Us This Saturday for the Inaugural Oakland County Climate March

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Join us this Saturday for a first-of-its-kind event in its ambition and scope!

The Oakland County Earth Day March and Rally will ask Oakland County communities to seize this moment to take administrative action to fight against the climate crisis while creating justice, protecting future generations, and creating sustainable jobs.

MORE INFO: https://www.turnoaklandcountygreen.com/oakland-county-march

LOCATION DETAILS: S. Troy Street (Next to Centennial Commons Park and the Royal Oak Farmers Market)

SCHEDULE:
Climate March: 10 AM
Rally (With Live Music): 11 AM
Earth Fair (With 30+ Booths): 9AM-1PM

FEATURED SPEAKERS:
DAVE WOODWARD — Oakland County Commission Chairman and County Commissioner
DAVE COULTER — Oakland County Executive
HEATHER CHEN — High Schooler and Leader of Sunrise Movement Oakland County
DR. JONATHAN OVERPECK — Dean of University of Michigan School for Environment and Sustainability, Coordinating Lead Author (WG1) of Nobel-Prize Winning IPCC Fourth Assessment
DR. JULIA COLE — Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences at University of Michigan
KIMATHI BOOTHE — Chair of North Oakland Branch of the NAACP’s Climate Justice Program
REVEREND MANDY BEAL — Senior Minister at Birmingham Unitarian Universalist Church


MUSICAL ACTS: Folk musicians Jere Stormer and Judy Insley

With rain barrel sale sponsored by Pure Oakland Water in partnership with MIRAINBARREL. Pre-order a rain barrel for pick-up at: WWW.MIRAINBARREL.COM/SIGNUP

PARKING/TRANSIT INFO: This is a public transit-friendly event. Consider taking the 430, 730, or 740 buses to the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market. For those who drive, there is a parking structure on Eleven Mile Road next to the Royal Oak Public Library and surface parking near the Royal Oak Farmers Market.


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The great people who make up the Oakland County Democratic Party are the champions of working families in every city and township throughout our county. Please join us with your activism, your membership, your votes, and your voice as we stand shoulder to shoulder with all of our State and Local Democratic Leaders, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Senator Debbie Stabenow, Senator Gary Peters, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence, Congresswoman Haley Stevens, Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, and Congressman Andy Levin.

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