“A Day at the Capitol”: A day of firsts! Georgia WAND gets recognized in the House and Hosts a Legislative Tea & Sweets for all Georgia women legislators

Georgia WAND held “A Day at the Capitol” on Thursday, March 21, just two weeks before Georgia’s 2019 legislative session drew to a close. We began the day in the Georgia House of Representatives. During session, Representative Becky Evans (District 83) went to the well to speak about the effective work of …

CAB Meeting Report Back By Janie Hill-Scott

The SRS CAB’s full board meeting took place on March 25th and 26th at Savannah Rapids Pavillion in Martinez GA. On Day One, updates from the Department Of Energy (DOE) and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) were given. All CAB committees gave updates on what is …

Power Lines: Free Documentary Premiere (ATL) By Jumana Master

Georgia WAND, Nuclear Watch South, and Georgia Watch are partnering with Forage Films to present a FREE screening of Power Lines. Power Lines is a powerful documentary about the expansion of Georgia’s nuclear power plant, Plant Vogtle–a project 5 years behind schedule, $13 billion over budget, and funded for by Georgia Power customers. ************************** WHEN: Thursday, October 25 …

SAVE THE DATE: A Healthy, Prosperous, & Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership

Georgia WAND and Partnership for Southern Equity are eager to host “A Healthy, Prosperous, and Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership.” This conference is a two-day event of speakers, workshops, emergency preparedness information, and a health fair as an opportunity to bring together residents across age, race, gender, and field to share …

Savannah River Site’s Citizen’s Advisory Board (SRS CAB) Update

The Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board (SRS CAB) will meet on September 24-25, 2018 at the DoubleTree Hotel 2100 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29210. Day one will consist of updates from the Department of Energy (DOE), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC), committees, and discussion on recommendations 354, 355, and draft recommendations. Voting items during the full CAB will be on the closure of recommendation 354, which is …