Making Democracy Work

Political Responsibility through Informed and Active Participation

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging the informed and active participation of citizens in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy.

LWV PIEDMONT ANNUAL MEETING AND LUNCHEON, Friday, May 6, 10 am

Matt Rodriquez, Secretary of the California EPA will be the guest speaker. and will address two topics: Climate Change and Environmental Justice.

The Climate Change portion will take a look at California's programs to reduce global warming greenhouse gas emission, as well as its role in international efforts to address climate change, including the State's work with China and other regions of the world. In addition the EPA is looking for ways to assist these local communities so everyone in California has the same access to a safe, healthy environment. Check the calendar for location.

Meeting: 10 - 11 a.m.*** Speaker: 11:00 - Noon*** Lunch: Noon - 1 p.m.

Make sure to get in your reservation for lunch. $25 in advance; $30 at the door. Click HERE to use PayPal.

PIEDMONT THEN AND NOW - A Series of Piedmont Walks

A chance to hear some of Piedmont's history while getting your daily exercise!

The second two walks (April 21st and 23rd) will focus on the development of central Piedmont. The VOTER and Calendar have more details.

REVISED PIEDMONT MAPS FOR SALE

The League's pocket map of Piedmont has been updated. It shows not only streets, public buildings and recreation sites, but also the secret paths that cut between streets in Piedmont, so useful for pedestrians. No newcomer, nanny, or house guest should be without one.

It is available at City Hall along with the 2010 edition of the League of Women Voter's booklet "Piedmont Our Town."

Maps maps and booklets are sold individually for $3 each, or two for $5. Cash is accepted, or checks payable to League of Women Voters of Piedmont.