If you would like updates about upcoming activities, or action alerts during the legislative session, contact Sallie Fahey, Liz Solberg, or Cathy Potter, Co-chairs of the LWVGL Environment and Sustainability Committee.
Hello Fellow Leaguers & Friends Concerned About the Environment,
Many of you are active in other organizations that would be interested so we've repeated the graphic to help you spread the word.
Sallie Fahey, Cathy Potter, Liz Solberg
Co-Chairs, Environment & Sustainability Committee
League of Women Voters of Greater Lafayette
Download this excellent summary: Stemming the Tide of Pollution from CAFOs, published by the Hoosier Environmental Council, April, 2018, with information relevant to both Carroll and Tippecanoe Counties.
When: Saturday, April 28th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Wabash & Erie Canal Interpretive Center, 1030 W Washington St. Delphi, Indiana 46923
What: FREE educational workshop on factory farms (i.e., concentrated animal feeding operations or CAFOs) presented by the Hoosier Environmental Council's Senior Staff Attorney and Director of Agriculture Policy, Kim Ferraro.
Jenny Leshner, Lafayette City Engineer, and Dave Henderson, West Lafayette Utility Director, provided an educational forum for the public about the Lafayette and West Lafayette Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) projects. The event was well attended and all who attended learned about the progress being made in Tippecanoe County to protect the Wabash River. Listen to the audio presentations. Depending on your browser and the app you use to listen to audio, you should find the "download" choice, possibly save or save-as the file and then open the file to listen. View the slides from the West Lafayette presentation as well as the Lafayette presentation.