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Saturday, April 29, 2017
Traverse City, MI 49684
The “People’s Climate March” will be held in DC and communities across the country on April 29, 2017, join us in solidarity in Traverse City to make sure our elected leaders know that our air, land and water demand protection!
The event will feature remarks from Lisa Wozniak, executive director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Traverse City Mayor Jim Curruthers, Percy Bird of the Grand Traverse band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians and many others.
The march will start at 12:45 p.m. at Open Space Park, on West Grandview Parkway, Traverse City and run along Front Street. Following the march, there will be food and musical performances by local artists including non-profit organizations tabling as well as an after party at Oryana from 3:00 to 6:00 pm.
The event is being organized by the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, with the support of local sponsors and community partners. Additional co-hosts of the event include the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, Groundwork Center, FLOW, Neahtawanta Research and Education Center, Northern Michigan Environmental Action Council (NMEAC), Northern Michigan Citizen's Climate Lobby, Michigan Climate Action Network, Michigan Environmental Council, TC 350, Women's March Michigan and Women to Women.