To protect and defend our rural community we support local green community action. Check the links below:
Neighbors Against Apple Valley Airport Expansion
NAAVE was established in 2005 to protect the Banks, Manning, and Buxton area from the incursion of new and frequent helicopter traffic coming from the Apple Valley Airstrip when its new owner began very disturbing low, loud, illegal flight training and sight seeing over the local schools, farms and linear trail and park
The no on LNG groups are very important to our community.
There are many, Check for information
Columbia River Keepers is a good place to start
Over 500 miles of planned gas pipelines would cut across many of Oregon's most valuable family farms and through critical fish and wildlife habitats across Oregon.
There are many concern with the damage the LNG pipelines would cause to our community. For more information check:
OCAP Oregon Citizens Against Pipelines
A coalition of Orginizations
Washington County Citizens Action Network.
Web site for WC-CAN
There are many different groups involved in the formation of this coalition in Washington County Oregon .
Our goals are:
5 goals -
•empower residents in the political process,
•foster sustainable, health enhancing communities,
•improve environmental stewardship,
•achieve social and economic justice
•ensure open and responsive government.