10/29/18, Noon – 2:00 pm

IL #YouthVGov Rally

Federal Plaza, 219 S. Dearborn, Chicago

Raised awareness of the trial set to begin on this day in federal court in Oregon. Twenty-one youth plaintiffs are suing the government for lack of addressing climate change, endangering their (and all of our) future. Visit Our Children’s Trust for more details.

10/1/18, 9:00 am – 8:00 pm

Chicago EPA Hearing on ACE

Chicago had the only public hearing on the federal administration’s replacement proposal for the Clean Power Plan dubbed the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) proposal. Oral responses were five minutes maximum and about a dozen Chicago Chapter members participated.

Climate Reality even wrote a blog post about us!

9/8/18, Noon – 3:00 pm

Peoples Climate Movement ‘Rise For Climate’

National marches and rallies were held across the country. In the Chicagoland area, we marched through Elwood, IL, the largest warehouse district in the Western Hemisphere. See a PDF ‘slideshow’ about the event by Linc Cohn HERE.