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Take Action! Expand Access to Offshore Drilling

Next week, U.S. Dept of the Interior (DOI) officials will be in cities across the Gulf Coast & Alaska, as well as Washington, DC, to accept comments on the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement for the Proposed 2012-2017 OCS Oil & Gas Leasing Plan. Your attendance and participation is needed!
Your participation is strongly encouraged.

Please tell your elected officials (state, local & federal), colleagues and friends about these hearings and urge them to submit oral comments. A schedule of hearings is below:

Date  Location  Time (All Times Local)  Venue
Dec 5  Wainwright, AK  7-10pm  James Community Center
Dec 6 Nuiqsut, AK  7-10 pm Nuiqsut Community Center
Dec 6  Washington, DC  1-5 pm  Main Interior Building
Dec 6  Houston, TX  1-4 pm; 6-9 pm  Marriott Houston International
Dec 7  Kaktovik, AK  7-10 pm  Kaktovik Community Center
Dec 7  Mobile, AL  1-4 pm; 6-9 pm  Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza Hotel
Dec 8  Fairbanks, AK  7-10 pm  Westmark Hotel & Conference Center
Dec 8  New Orleans, LA  1-4 pm; 6-9 pm  Doubletree New Orleans Airport Hotel
Dec 9  Anchorage, AK  7-10 pm  Wilda Marston Theatre
Dec 12  Kotzebue, AK  7-10 pm  NW Arctic Borough Assembly Chamber
Dec 13  Point Hope, AK  7-10 pm  City Qalgi Center
Dec 14  Point Lay, AK  7-10 pm  Point Lay Community Center
Dec 16  Barrow, AK  7-10 pm  Inupiat Heritage Center

If you are unable to attend a meeting in person, be sure to visit the Consumer Energy Alliance Call to Action and submit your comments before February 8th.

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