We plan to meet and demonstrate at a strategic location. There will be short speeches and open mic time. YOUNG PEOPLE ARE PRIORITY SPEAKERS!!
Then we’ll read a “specific ask” and take it to the appropriate official. (this should be different at each event) The county building houses Federal, State and County officials. We could also target the city of Santa cruz, RTC Regional Transportation Commission or others
Day 1 – Jan 31st – Location County Office Building – The front steps – organizer SC CAN
Start time 3:00 pm – target State Assemblyman Mark Stone
Request – list of items for the State of CA to address to reduce GHGs from vehicles
* No new gasoline cars/light trucks to be sold after 2025
* Trade-in rebate for gasoline -> used e-vehicles
* Gradually implemented steep increases in vehicle licenses for existing “gas Guzzlers” with exceptions for genuine work vehicles
*Lots of $$$ for electric buses, light rail , e-charging, facilities etc.
Friday Feb 28
Friday Mar 27
ANY local group concerned about the climate should submit an email request to firstname.lastname@example.org about 10 or more days ahead with a brief plan.
No Violence or rudeness, entrance blocking OK if that’s what you want to do – may shorten the event! NOTE – Marches to the events FINE but not required.