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Clean Water Forum at Vermont Statehouse

posted Feb 19, 2015, 7:01 AM by Lyn Munno
Diverse clean water advocates spoke at a special Vermont Statehouse forum on February 18, from 9 to 11 am. 

Read the VPR report, with extensive quotes from WUV members Denise Smith, Cynthia Browning and David Deen (audio to be posted by 11 am Thursday) and watch WCAX coverage

Speakers included: Rep. Shap Smith, Speaker of the House; Emerson Lynn, St. Albans Messenger; Nancy Matthews, UVM Rubenstein School of Environment & Natural Resources; John Little, Missisquoi River Basin Association; Tom Torti, Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce; Bill Stenger, Jay Peak Resort; Monique Oxender, Keurig; Matt Crawford, Pale Morning Media; 
Hank Lambert, formerly VTrans; Liz Royer, Vermont Rural Water Association; Leon Berthiaume, St. Albans Cooperative Creamery; Chris Robinson, Green Mountain Water Environment Association; Julie Moore, Stone Environmental, Inc.; Ron Rhodes, Connecticut River Watershed Council; Denise Smith, Friends of Northern Lake Champlain; Governor Peter Shumlin.

A grassroots version of this event is planned for Tuesday, March 17.