Over 250 people gathered at Anderson Park on South Higgins in Missoula, Sunday, Sept. 9, for a climate rally and march. After music by Jack Gladstone and a half dozen speeches, most of them marched to the north end of the Higgins bridge where several participated in a drum circle.
350 Montana staged a pop-up demonstration at NorthWestern Energy in Missoula on Friday, Sept. 7 demanding that Bob Rowe, CEO of NorthWestern, commit NWE to not building gas fired generators.
Some 450 communities across the country are rising up with demonstrations aimed at lethargic policy-makers. The idea is to show support for a fossil-free future. Map links for the Friday pop-up demonstration and Sunday march are in the events calendar.
Nine 350 Montana and Sierra Club members traveled to Helena on Monday, August 27 to attend a meeting of the Montana State Consumer Council at the capitol building. Seven activists from the group made public comments to the council and legislators present.