WHO: BREATHE LA, residents, consumers, businesses, public policy professionals and others
Welcome – Honorable Jose Huizar, Los Angeles City Councilman
Moderator – Jon Regardie, Executive Editor of the Downtown Daily News & Los Angeles Press Club Board Member
Panel of Experts – Dario Frommer, Former Assemblymember and AB 32 Co-Author; Vasilios Manousiouthakis, UCLA Professor of Chemical Engineering; and Richard Varenchik, Office of Climate Change with the California Air Resources Board
Responders – Marvin Martinez, Vice Chancellor of Economic & Workforce Development for the Los Angeles Community College District; and the Climate Change Champions: Adam Raudonis of Westlake High School and Leah Roh of Marlborough High School
WHAT: The BREATHE LA Pollution & Solutions Salon Series is a new and engaging discussion of clean air, the environment and healthy living
WHEN: Thursday, September 18, 2008 from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
WHERE: The Los Angeles Community College District Boardroom @ 770 Wilshire Blvd., 1st Fl., Los Angeles, 90017. Paid parking available in the area. One block from the Metro Station.
WHY: The ramifications of AB 32, the Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 authored by Assembly Speaker Fabian Nuñez and Assembly Member Fran Pavley and signed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, will far-reaching for all Californians in early 2009.
FYI: It is open to the public and there is no cost to attend the BREATHE LA salons. Coffee and a light breakfast will be served. For more information and to R.S.V.P., contact Edward Headington at Edward@HeadingtonMedia.com or (818) 720-7181. You may also visit us at www.breathela.org/ or www.myspace.com/BCLAC—and/or join our group pages on Facebook and LinkedIn.
BREATHE California of Los Angeles County (BREATHE LA) is an independent, non-profit organization dedicated to the future of clean air and healthy lungs in Los Angeles County. BREATHE LA was established in 1903 and has over a century of accomplishments. First established to fight then-epidemic Tuberculosis, BREATHE LA has long been a leader in efforts to improve air quality and lung health in Los Angeles. Now part of BREATHE California, a statewide organization, BREATHE LA is dedicated to service in our local communities. For more information, visit http://www.breathela.org/.
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