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Dragon Festival- Clean Energy and Jobs Petitioning

July 17, 2014
By Kelly Halpin Sierra Club sponsored a booth at the Dragon Festival this past Saturday, 7/12, in St. Paul to gather petitions and gain support in favor of a Clean […] More

Getting the Twin Cities on the Paths Towards a More Bicycle Friendly Region

July 10, 2014
By Brock Berglund Alex Tsatsoulis is volunteer chair of the Sierra Club Land Use and Transportation Committee. In an interview with Brock Berglund of the Chapter’s Communications Committee, Alex talks about the Bikeways […] More

The Case of the Erased Bike Lane

July 3, 2014
This article by Scott Schaffer originally appeared on the StreetsMN blog. The streets will speak to us, if we stop and listen. For example, Bill looked at the snowbanks that accumulate in […] More

Play Again: What are the Consequences of a Childhood Removed from Nature?

July 1, 2014
By Anne Marie Buron Recently the North Star Chapter co-sponsored a screening of the documentary Play Again with the Holistic Moms Network Twin Cities Chapter. In the film, 6 teenagers leave behind […] More

EPA Carbon Rule – Environmental Quality Board Hearing

July 1, 2014
by Kelly Halpin The June 18th Environmental Quality Board (EQB) Climate Subcommittee hearing on the EPA’s Clean Power Plan, aka the carbon rule, sought to understand the EPA’s proposed carbon […] More