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(ONLINE ONLY) Bella Romero – Press Conference & Rally

March 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

*MOVED ONLINE* due to increasing health concerns regarding the spread of COVID-19.
Protect Our Children:  Press conference & Rally at Bella Romero School.  We will demand that Gov. Polis and the CDPHE shut in Extraction’s wells by Bella Romero Academy immediately and take much needed action to protect other schools and neighborhoods facing similar dangerous exposures to toxic pollutants. 

Here’s what you need to know: 

In lieu of an in person event in Greeley, please now join us for an online press conference and rally via Zoom at 12pm. Public statements and press questions will happen first. We will also be live-streaming this event via 350 Colorado’s FB page. Please join and share!

Please join us online via Zoom here at 12pm, Friday March 13th:
https://zoom.us/j/481491253 (Meeting ID: 481 491 253)
 
To call in, one tap mobile numbers are:
+16468769923,,481491253# US (New York)
+16699006833,,481491253# US (San Jose)

Children and others at Bella Romero Academy in Greeley are being exposed to unsafe levels of benzene. 350 Colorado will release a report next Wed., March 11 showing that benzene emissions (that evidence indicates came from Extraction wells located ~1,000’ from the school building) at Bella Romero Academy exceeded health standards appropriate for schools on numerous occasions while the CDPHE took measurements last May-Dec of 2019. This is information that CDPHE did not release previously to the public.


This event is co-hosted by: 350CO, 350 Northern Colorado, Be The Change, Broomfield Moms Active Community, Colorado Climate Strikes, Colorado Rising, Erie Protectors, Fort Collins Sustainability Group, Frack Free Colorado, Wall of Women, and Weld Air & Water.

If your organization can help promote this event, please let us know by filling out this form: https://forms.gle/SB5wNWRDUc5WJViv9
We will send you more info, including a sample email, post and tweet if so.

Thank you so much for helping us stand up for Bella Romero children, families and staff; and for calling for action to protect them and other schools and neighborhoods across the state!

Details

Date:
March 13
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/664787734261276/

Organizer

350 Colorado