Green Jobs and Climate Action Forum

Forum in Oakland on Green Jobs and Climate Action

August 25, 2010, Oakland, CA: The Pacific Institute is a proud member of the Oakland Climate Action Coalition, who will be hosting the Oakland Mayoral Forum on Green Jobs and Climate Action on Tuesday, September 14 from 7:00-9:00PM. The event will be held the James Moore Theater at the Oakland Museum.

Oakland is on the cusp of adopting the boldest, most equitable, and most creative Energy and Climate Action Plan of any city in the country. But it all depends on our next mayor. What will our next mayor do for green jobs, better air quality, and lower energy bills?

Come hear the Oakland Mayoral candidates answer the hard questions on climate action and environmental equity.

Invited Candidates Include:

• Tim BROWN, Business Executive

• Terrance CANDELL, Business Owner/Educator

• Arnold FIELDS, Entrepreneur/Businessman

• Greg HARLAND, Investor

• Marcia HODGE, Educator/College Board Trustee

• Rebecca KAPLAN, City Council Member, At Large

• Donald MACLEAY, Business Owner/Former Labor Organizer

• Don PERATA, former State Senator

• Jean QUAN, City Council Member, District 4

• Joe TUMAN, Professor/Political Analyst

• Larry Lionel YOUNG, Jr, Teacher/Realtor/Speaker

Event Details
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
6:30pm Doors Open; 7:00pm Forum Begins
James Moore Theater – Oakland Museum
1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

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