Community Forum 4/17: Zenith's Tar Sands Oil Expansion

Location

Havurah Shalom
825 NW 18th Street
Portland
,
OR
97209
United States

Join us for the third in a series of Community Forums on Zenith Energy's tar sands oil export expansion, we ask how does this on-going facility construction impact our people, city, rivers, region and climate?

  • What: Community Forum: Zenith's Tar Sands Oil Expansion / NW Portland. The community event will supply background, climate justice impacts, health and safety risks, info on tar sands oil and ideas for public action on Zenith's oil terminal. 
     
  • Who: A variety of perspectives will be presented, including the unjust burdens of this project on communities of color, threats to human health and safety, increased oil-by-rail traffic and the public right to protect neighborhoods, air and water.
     
  • When: Wednesday, April 17, 2019, Organizational Tabling 6:30 p.m.; Forum 7:00 p.m.
     
  • Where: Havurah Shalom, located at 825 NW 18th Street, Portland, OR 97209
     
  • RSVP: Invite your friends on Facebook. 
     
  • Co-Sponsors:
    • 350PDX
    • Audubon Society of Portland
    • Center for Sustainable Economy
    • Columbia Riverkeeper
    • Friends of the Columbia Gorge
    • Neighbors for Clean Air
    • OPAL Environmental Justice Oregon
    • Oregon Chapter of the Sierra Club
    • Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility
    • Portland Harbor Community Coalition
    • Portland Rising Tide
    • Portland Youth Climate Council
    • Stop Fracked Gas/PDX
    • Sustainable Energy and Economy Network
       
  • More about Zenith: 
Take Action

Sign a petition to urge the City of Portland, Oregon DEQ, and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to deny authorizations for expanded tar sands train shipments through Portland.