Category: Events

Comment Period: Deny Port Westward Rezone »

June 21st, 2017: [ June 21, 2017 to August 2, 2017. ] Now - Aug. 2, 2017: Submit a public comment urging the Columbia County Commissioners to deny the Port Westward rezone. Tell the Commissioners how the Port’s proposal would impact quality of life, the environment, and the economy in Columbia County.



Public Meeting: Deny Port Westward Rezone »

June 21st, 2017: [ August 2, 2017; 6:00 pm; ] RSVP to attend Columbia County Commissioners Public Meeting: Testify against the rezone at 6:00 p.m. on August 2, 2017, at the Clatskanie High School Auditorium, 471 SW Belmont Drive, Clatskanie, OR 97016.



Green Drinks ft. Riverkeeper 8/7 in Hood River »

July 24th, 2017: [ August 7, 2017; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] Join Gorge Owned on Monday, August 7, 2017, from 5:30-7:00 pm for Green Drinks at The Griffin House in Hood River. Learn why the Columbia is a target for fossil fuel exports and how river communities have bagged major victories against the deep-pocketed fossil fuel industry.



Public’s last chance to weigh in before EFSEC makes a final recommendation to Governor Inslee »

August 22nd, 2017: [ August 22, 2017; 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Washington’s Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) will hold its final major public hearing on the Tesoro Savage oil-by-rail terminal on today (Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017), in Vancouver, WA. EFSEC will take public comments on the draft stormwater pollution permit for Tesoro, the largest proposed oil train terminal in North America. This is the public’s last chance to weigh in before EFSEC makes a final recommendation to Governor Inslee. The stormwater permit is one of several individual permits required for the proposed 360,000-barrel-per day oil train terminal.