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Action of the Week

Critical Push to Demand the City of Portland Deny Zenith LUCS permit

Critical Push to Demand the City of Portland Deny Zenith LUCS permit

By Diana Meisenhelter and Janet Weil

Triple-digit heat domes and early wildfires underline the critical importance of the City of Portland needing to show some courage: stand up to Zenith and denying a land use compatibility statement (LUCS)!

Over 9000 petition signatures and countless letters and phone calls have been made requesting the City to take a principled stand at a time when we need to be keeping fossil fuels in the ground. We also need to be cutting CO2 emissions at least 10% per year to have a fighting chance of mitigating the worst of climate chaos.

If you have not contacted the City since these latest examples of the seriousness of the climate crisis we face, please contact Dan Ryan and Portland City Council and urge them to deny the LUCS. Calls, which you can make any time, have more impact ...
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