Thursday March 13, Yolano Group Committee Meeting
The Yolano Group Committee will meet thursday March 13 at 7:00 pm in the home of Pam Nieberg 3010 Loyola Avenue in Davis. The meeting agenda includes: Oil Rail Cars through Davis; Burrowing Owl Census; Request to Davis City Council to Adopt Resolution Opposing Clear-Cutting; Grasslands Park Solar System; Berryessa-Snow Mountain NCA; Proposed Bogle Winery Wind Turbine MND Appeal; Proposed Yolo County Landfill Composting Facility.
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From the chair
The Yolano Group
Welcome! This is the local group for Sierra Club members living in Yolo county (Davis, Winters, Woodland), part of Solano county (Dixon, Rio Vista) and a small part of Colusa county. Are you concerned about environmental issues in our area? You may want to join us.
The Yolano Group management committee meets on the second Thursday of each month. We welcome your attendance and ideas. There are volunteer positions to be filled. Care to get involved? Call the Group's chair, Alan Pryor, at (530) 758-5173.