Wednesday, February 15, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Carmel Clay Public Library
55 4th Avenue Southeast, Carmel, IN 46032
Scientists are extremely concerned about global environmental issues, but it is also important to know what is happening to our environment on a national and state level. What will happen to the current environmental programs and policies in the near future? Learn about emerging developments in the Indiana Legislature & Congress and why your voice is needed now more than ever.
- Jesse Kharbanda, the Executive Director of the Hoosier Environmental Council, will provide information on how to protect our planet and how you can actively take part.
- Amanda Shepherd, Senior Outreach Associate, will talk about being an advocate for the environment.
Indiana Advanced Energy Plan community conversation
Following the Hoosier Environmental Council, former Mayor Ballard and visiting fellow with the Institute of Civic Leadership and Mayoral Archives at the University of Indianapolis will join us along with his graduate students who are working on an Advanced Energy Plan for Indiana. Is Indiana ready for a strategic energy policy? Students would like you to be a part of the discussion that will inform the Indiana Advanced Energy Plan, which will be presented to the Indiana State Legislature in April.