THIS IS THE BIG ONE!

PLEASE JOIN US IN ALBANY ON MONDAY APRIL 11TH

FOR A RALLY TO PREVENT UNSAFE GAS DRILLING

 

WE
NEED TO WAKE UP ALBANY!  WE NEED TO
MAKE OUR VOICES HEARD!

Come out with thousands of New Yorkers and
let Albany know we will not let our air, our water and our communities be
overrun by industry.  This event is the biggest collaboration of groups
working to protect New York from dirty drilling.

WHAT: Fracking Day of Action!

WHEN: Monday, April 11, 2011

Rally on the Capitol Lawn at 10:30 am

Visit with legislators until 4pm

WHERE: NYS Capitol, Albany, NY

If
you plan to attend the rally, please wear blue to signify the need to protect
New York’s water.

If you are interested in lobbying your respective Legislator, please send
an email to hydrofracking@citizenscampaign.org to
be placed on a wait list as the offical registration for lobbying is closed.

Catskill
Mountainkeeper has secured two buses to transport people to the rally on April
11th.  For more information and to register for the buses click the
appropriate links below:

There are also buses
coming from other locations.

For a bus from
Brooklyn contact Eric Weltman from Food & Water Watch at (718) 943-9085 or eweltman@fwwatch.org.

For
more information and to register for buses from Syracuse, Endicott or Ithaca, click here.

From
Cooperstown, please contact Kim Jastremski kimjast@yahoo.com for
carpooling contacts.

Please join us and
pass this information along to your friends and neighbors.  The more
people that show up for this event, the greater the impact we will have on our
government officials.  We need them to know how passionately we feel about
this issue.

The following
organizations are sponsoring the Rally & Lobby Day on April 11th:

Sponsoring organizations (list in formation): Back to Democracy, Binghamton
Regional Sustainability Coalition, Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy, Catskill
Mountainkeeper, Citizens Campaign for the Environment, Committee to Preserve
the Finger Lakes, Concerned Citizens of Tioga County, Damascus Citizens,
Delaware Action Group, Delaware Riverkeeper Network, Dryden Resource Awareness
Coalition, Earthworks Oil & Gas Accountability Project, Environment New
York, Environmental Advocates of New York, Food & Water Watch, Frack
Action, Friends of Vestal, Gas Drilling Awareness for Cortland County, Gray
Panthers, NYC Network, Highland Concerned Citizens, Keuka Citizens Against
Hydrofracking, Landowners Against Natural-gas Drilling, Lumberland Concerned
Citizens, Neighbors of the Onondaga Nation, New York Residents Against
Drilling, New Yorkers for Sustainable Energy Solutions, NOFA – New York, NYH20,
Otisco Lake Preservation Association, Otsego County Conservation Association,
Riverkeeper, Schoharie Valley Watch, ShaleshockCNY, Sierra Club Atlantic
Chapter, Sullivan Area Citizens for Responsible Energy Development (SACRED),
Sustainable Otsego, Sustainable Tioga, Tusten Concerned Citizens and United for
Action

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