350 Eastside | Home 350 Eastside is building a climate justice movement on the Eastside.  We endeavor to bring passionate people together for the purpose of creating a world in which all can thrive now and into the future.  We focus on policy, advocacy, education and creative direct action to bring about the changes necessary to ensure a sustainable, viable planet.  This work includes, but is not limited to, replacing fossil fuels with 100% renewable energy sources on the Eastside and abroad.

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350 Eastside · [email protected]
November 18, 2020 at 12:55 AM

350 Eastside November Newsletter

Hello John,     First thing's first:   No General Meeting This Month This election season was a wild ride, and we’ve decided it’s best for us as a steering committee to spend this time strategizing about 2021. Please plan to see us next month as we reconnect as a collecti…
350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 19, 2020 at 6:29 PM

350 Eastside October Newsletter

Hello John,     VOTE, VOTE, VOTE!   This election is so important, so please don’t forget to vote! Ballots have been mailed. Election Day is November 3rd.   Here is a great “No Regrets” Guide to Taking Action in the 2020 Election!   GET OUT THE VO…
350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 8, 2020 at 10:48 PM

350E September Newsletter

Hello John,     We hope you had a restorative Labor Day. Welcome back.     Climate Justice is Racial Justice   Join us and our friends at 350 Seattle next Thursday (9/10) at 6pm for the first of our Climate Justice is Racial Justice webinars — a learning series on the way…
350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 19, 2020 at 12:28 AM

August Newsletter

Hi John,   REMINDER: GENERAL MEETING TOMORROW   Please join us for our next general meeting on Wednesday, August 19th at 7pm. For those who may have missed the film screening of Yəhow' last week, we will be providing an additional viewing, including a Q+A and discussion.…
350 Eastside via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 5, 2020 at 5:35 AM

Yəhow!

John- For nearly a year, 350 Eastside was involved in the campaign to stop the North Seattle Lateral Upgrade fracked gas pipeline expansion from being built.   Yəhow This short film tells the story of how we've come together to stop the project, protect our environment, and why…
350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 16, 2020 at 5:46 PM

350 Eastside July Newsletter

Hi John,   There is no Climate Justice without Racial Justice!   The massive, nationwide uprising for Black Lives is still happening. History shows that one of the only ways to bring about deep, systemic change is through sustained, disruptive protest, and we at 350 Easts…
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 14, 2020 at 1:25 PM

350 Eastside Reminder - Meeting Wednesday 7-15

350 Eastside Monthly Meeting – July 15th, 2020 7:00 pm Presentation: 350 and Movement for Black Lives Discussion of Defund the Police and The Breathe Act Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84485310215?pwd=dTFHekxsSndWYXVUZG9CUi9DUVV6Zz09 Meeting ID: 844 8531 0215 Password: 73…
Emily · [email protected]
June 14, 2020 at 1:34 AM

350 Eastside June Newsletter

Hi John,     Black Lives Matter, and climate justice is racial justice.     At 350, we understand that these issues are deeply intertwined, and the work of addressing white supremacy is critical to building a truly just climate movement. We cannot recover …
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
May 19, 2020 at 1:57 PM

350 Eastside Reminder - Meeting Wednesday 5-20

350 Eastside Monthly Meeting – May 20th, 2020 7:00 pm Presentation: Yes to EKC PUD campaign – History, hiccups and next steps Guest speaker: Barbra Chevalier, Campaign Director Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81977036037?pwd=b2lGdURqcjNWV1VGQ1JYakZSYjFIdz09 Meeting ID: 8…
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
May 14, 2020 at 1:04 PM

Robust and Fair Low Carbon Recovery

○     Join our friends at the Washington BlueGreen Alliance on May 19 at 10 am for a dialogue with Larry Brown, President of the Washington State Labor Council and two leading policy experts on what it takes to design a robust and fair low-carbon recovery that puts frontline work…
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
February 25, 2020 at 7:05 PM

Issaquah PUD Campaign Kick-off Saturday 2-29 10 AM

Event: The Issaquah/Sammamish Area Kickoff for the East King County PUD campaign When: Saturday, February 29 from 10:00 to Noon Location: Eagle Room at Issaquah City Hall, 130 East Sunset Way in Issaquah. Please join us to learn more about creating a Publi…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
December 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Join us Wednesday

John- We hope you are having a healthy and happy start to the holiday season! Our December Gathering is coming up this Wednesday, December 18th, and we hope you'll join. We'll have a presentation on Project Drawdown, announcements on the East King County PUD Initiative, and updat…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
December 10, 2019 at 9:33 PM

Tomorrow- A New PUD for East King County

John- Puget Sound Energy is DIRTY, UNRELIABLE, & EXPENSIVE. [learn more] A Public Utility would address these issues and will be responsive to its customers because we choose the utility’s leaders. The East King County PUD team is gearing up to make this happen but they reall…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
November 20, 2019 at 3:30 PM

Tonight- a New PUD for King County

John- It's time to move away from Puget Sound Energy's climate wrecking energy sourcing.  Their dirty for-profit business model delivers over 60% fossil fuel based electricity to homes and businesses in our area- much of it from Colstrip coal fired power plant, nearly 1,000 miles…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 5:59 PM

Natural Gas: Fueling the Climate Crisis

Friends- For over a year, I've been a part of a passionate, committed coalition fighting the North Seattle Lateral Upgrade (NSLU) in south Snohomish County. We've drawn together folks from indigenous, faith, environmental and community groups with one common goal: stop this harm…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 4, 2019 at 1:38 AM

October Update

John- The September Global Climate Strike drew a record setting 7.6 million people into the streets around the world, calling for climate justice. We know it's time to get off fossil fuels, for our children's future, and it's time to call on our leaders to act! Here's how you can…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 9:24 PM

King County's Climate Planning: Your Input Needed

John- King County is updating the Strategic Climate Action Plan (SCAP) 2020. Over the next few weeks, three workshops are being held to get input that will be used to shape the plan. Can you attend one of them? (If you can and would like ideas, our friends at 350 Seattle and PCA …
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 24, 2019 at 4:36 PM

Tell KNKX: We need accurate climate coverage!

John- On Friday, we came together as part of over 4 million people around the world to Strike for Climate action. It was a powerful day, supporting youth organizers whose future hangs in the balance as world leaders continue to fail to act fast enough to avert runaway warming. T…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 17, 2019 at 5:14 PM

Art Build- Tomorrow!

John- Tomorrow, we are partnering with 21 Acres to host an Art Build in advance of Friday's Climate Strike. Can you join us? We'll have some supplies for the creatively minded to make your own sign, and designs ready too. Snacks will also be provided, and bringing some to share…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 12, 2019 at 6:24 PM

Tomorrow- Ancestral Waters

Tomorrow night there will be another opportunity to see the amazing documentary by Native Daily Network- Ancestral Waters Screening Tomorrow, September 13th 7pm at Northshore UCC 18900 168th Ave NE, Woodinville Please share the facebook event or this email with local friends, f…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 9, 2019 at 3:39 PM

Goodbye to PSE on the Eastside

John- There’s been an effort in the works to form a public utility district on the Eastside to displace PSE.  It sure would be nice if PSE went carbon-free, but realistically there’s no way they can do that without massive rate increases and state and federal funds infusions.  T…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 5, 2019 at 1:30 PM

September Update

John- September is shaping up to be a busy month! Please join us at one of these events and get involved in drawing down our carbon emissions. As a recent study shows, US emissions may have more of a outsized impact than previously thought. Let's turn that around! Woodinville …
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 21, 2019 at 4:58 AM

Do you have a pipeline for a neighbor??

The North Seattle Lateral Upgrade, bringing a 3% increase in GHG emissions to our state.. John- For the past year, we have been working to stop the North Seattle Lateral Upgrade from being built. Despite the numerous concerns our coalition raised to Snohomish County, …
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 9, 2019 at 5:24 PM

August Update

John- July was the hottest month ever recorded.. it's time to get to work on building a carbon constrained world and a vibrant economy build on renewables!  Here are some ways to get involved in climate advocacy this month: Bothell Sustainamania August 10, 10:00am-2:00pm Bot…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 31, 2019 at 4:18 AM

Film Night Rescheduled + Sustainamania

Our upcoming Climate Film Night at UW Bothell has been rescheduled to the fall- more details coming soon. In the meantime, you can catch the new climate documentary Ice on Fire here. Then join us next weekend at Bothell's Sustainamania! In Hope, 350 Eastside- Phil, Lynn, Bonnie…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 26, 2019 at 10:21 PM

Climate Films + Pizza!

John- We hope you're having a great summer! In partnership with the UW Bothell Sustainability Club, we are presenting a night of climate films, discussion, and food August 2nd from 6-8pm. If you can join, please RSVP here or via email to [email protected] In Solidarity, 350…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 8, 2019 at 9:03 PM

July Update

LNG-By-Rail? Comment Deadline Today! Even as clean, renewable energy is becoming more accessible than ever, fossil fuel companies are trying to find new ways to ship dangerous fracked gas through our communities. The Trump Administration has recently proposed to allow unit tra…