Category: Events

LNG victory celebration and Columbia Riverkeeper fundraiser »

June 6th, 2016: [ July 1, 2016; 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Please join Forest Grove - Oregon Citizens Against the Pipeline, for a fun party including a "No LNG" Victory celebration, Columbia Riverkeeper fundraiser, potluck dinner, telling stories, wine tasting, and musical entertainment on Friday, July 1, 2016, 5:30-8:30 pm at Montinore Estate Vineyards in Forest Grove, Oregon.



Union Pacific Rail Road Double Track Proposal Harms the Gorge »

May 31st, 2016: [ July 5, 2016; 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ] Union Pacific Railroad is proposing construction of four miles of mainline track through the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area near Mosier, OR. Attend the public hearing on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, at 3pm, in The Dalles.



EFSEC Meets in Olympia & Remembering the Lac Megantic Disaster »

May 30th, 2016: [ July 7, 2016; ] EFSEC will continue its hearing about Tesoro Savage in Olympia on July 7, 2016. We will rally and attend the hearing to mark the three year anniversary of the Lac Megantic disaster, a tragic oil train derailment that caused 47 fatalities in a small Canadian town.



City of Vancouver Public Meetings on Prohibiting Oil Terminals »

May 30th, 2016: [ June 13, 2016; July 18, 2016; ] The City of Vancouver is considering changes to its local zoning ordinance that would prohibit crude oil storage, handling, and refining. The proposed ban on crude oil terminals would send a powerful message to Governor Inslee that Vancouver opposes crude-by-rail. Let’s plan to attend and testify at the hearings 6/13 & 7/18 to support the City in protecting our waterfront, river, and local businesses.