On August 18th, CHEJ worked with Just Moms STL and Missouri Coalition for the Environment to orchestrate the West Lake Candidate Forum, where state and local election hopefuls came out to respond to our questions about the steps they will take in office to resolve the issues from West Lake Landfill. The candidates can be seen in the following order: Mary Nichols - State Rep District 72, Democrat Keith English - State Rep District 68, Independent Mark Matthiesen - State Rep District 70, Republican Vicki Englund - State Rep District 94, Democrat Kenny Biermann - State Rep District 65, Democrat [...]
Check out this album from Just Moms community meeting in June 2016. Lois Gibbs came out to St. Louis to visit with Dawn and Karen, the leaders of Just Moms, and discuss the next action steps for the community affected by West Lake Landfill. We took some pictures at the formal meeting!