Webinar: Fracking and Zoning in Your Community.
RSVP to join us for a two-part webinar series on fracking, zoning, and public health in your community!
Part One: Saturday, June 20, from 9:30 a.m. to noon
Part Two: Monday, June 22, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Online, via your computer!
Many densely-populated communities are vulnerable to the impacts fracking and drilling operations. During this two-part webinar series, we'll discuss the health impacts of fracking, and how we can protect our communities from the adverse impacts of fracking through protective and legally-standing zoning.
Our list of speakers and panelists include:
Denny Puko, Principal, Denny Puko Planning Consultant
Nicholas Mackereth, Local Government Planning Policy Specialist, PA Department of Community and Economic Development.
Joseph Horowitz, Esq., Commissioner, South Fayette Twp
David Vento, Council Member,Plum Borough
Nicole Ruscitto, Council Member, Jefferson Hills Borough
Patricia DeMarco, PhD, Council Member, Forest Hills Borough Council / Scientist, Educator, Chatham University
John Smith, Esq., Smith Butz Law
John C. Dernbach, JD, Widener University, Commonwealth Law School
Edward (Ned) Ketyer, MD, Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Environmental Health Project
Sarah Rankin, MPH, BSN, OCN, Public Health Nurse, Environmental Health Project
Laura Dagley, BSN, Medical Advocacy Coordinator, Physicians for Social Responsibility
For speakers' full bios and contact info, please click here
Once you RSVP, we'll send you an email with instructions for joining the event online.