Thursday, February 27, 2014
The Risks & Realities
experts make up Town Hall panel March 7
Released by Michael Hale, PUN
Chilliwack Chapter of The PIPE UP Network will be hosting a free public
event with world renowned experts on the Alberta tar sands and the
realities and risks of having a diluted bitumen pipeline built in the
is wheelchair accessible, free, and open to the public.
Andrew Nikiforuk: The real bottom-line of oil economics.
Economist and award winning author &
Melina Laboucan-Massimo: Growing up in the shadow of the tar sands.
Member of the Lubicon Cree (Peace River, Alberta), Member of the Nobel
Liz McDowell: Property Values & Pipelines: Will your home be
affected? CRED B.C. (Conversations for Responsible Economic Development)
Eddie Gardner, T'it'elem Spath: Pipelines and Waterways
University of the Fraser Valley Elder in Residence,
Wild Salmon Champion
Affected Property Owner and
WaterWealth Community Organizer Natalie Jones
will be emceeing the evening.
Friday, March 7th 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: The Best Western Rainbow Country Inn (43971 Industrial
Why: As the National Energy Board gears up for a hearing on
Kinder Morgan’s proposal to build a new export pipeline for heavy
oil through the communities of the Lower Mainland, it is essential
that local residents have quality information about the risks and
realities about having this project cut through our communities.
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