WHAT: The local venue of the Moving Planet events around the globe that day. We’ll be focused on reducing use of fossil fuels for transportation. Rep. John Yarmuth and others will speak. Julie Dingman Evans, Kri & Hettie and Appalatin will play music. More info.
WHEN: This Saturday, from 4PM to 5:30PM
WHERE: Jefferson Square, 6th & Jefferson
WHO: The Louisville Climate Action Network, six other local community groups, lot of concerned citizens and you? More info.
HOW: Participants are encouraged to ride their bicycles, take TARC, walk or, at least carpool, to the event. Captains are leading anyone that would like to travel as a group, from various meet-up locations. More info.
WHY: To urge elected officials and the public to support the following "Loco-motions:"
1. Reduce Private Auto Use! Walk, Bike, and TARC!
2. Improve Public Transit! Expand TARC service!
3. Support Walking and Biking More sidewalks and bike lanes!
4. Limit Suburban Sprawl! Shepherd our land!
5. Lower Harmful Emissions! Less Pollution=Better Health!
6. Create Low-Carbon Mobility! Use renewable energy!
7. Enforce Traffic Rules! Slow Down: People Walking and Biking!