Thursday, November 19, 2009

Still Smokin’: Detroit incinerator town hall meeting

Posted on Thu, Nov 19, 2009 at 2:44 PM

A coalition of environmental groups and others advocating for curbside recycling in Detroit and an end to the incinerator that burns the city’s trash to produce steam and electricity will hold a town hall meeting on Saturday, Nov. 21, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Church, 3138 Canfield (at McDougall) in Detroit.

The meeting, which will include both experts and area residents, will focus on the economic and health aspects of the incinerator. Childcare will be provided. For more information call Margaret Weber of the Coalition for a New Business Model for Detroit Solid Waste at 313-938-1133 or email mmgweber@gmail.com.

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