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Community Bill of Rights Public Comment

October 23, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm

A Community Bill of Rights is a city ordinance that allows citizens to make decisions about what happens where we live. Instead of waiting for the State to dictate to us what will happen. This Bill of Rights is focused on our right to a healthy climate and a sustainable energy future.

It will be presented to the new City Council after the elections November 7th. WE NEED YOUR VOICE!! BE HEARD!!

6pm Networking / socializing
6.15pm Presentation on the Community Bill of Rights
6:45 – 7:15pm Break out discussion group
7:15-7:45 pm Bring it together / Next Steps

To truely reflect the wishes of our entire community this Bill needs input from represenatatives from all of Asheville’s neighbourhoods. Please join one of the Public Comment Sessions

>>Friday October 27 6-8pm Jubilee Community https://www.facebook.com/events/1927389700848050
>>Wednesday November 8 6-7pm Edington Center Community Room, 133 Livingston St.

The Community Bill of Rights is available in full online here http://cmroots.com/asheville-community-rights/climate-bill-of-rights-for-asheville-nc/

We are looking for people who can translate these sessions into Spanish. Please contact us if you can help.


October 23, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:15 pm


Community Roots