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POSTPONED – Friends of Nelson Public Meeting

September 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Friends of Nelson public meeting, scheduled for 6=9 pm at Rockfish Valley Community Center, have been postponed because of potential bad weather.

Once we have finalized dates with our speakers and our venue, we will send out information on a new date for the public meeting. Our dynamic guest speakers Rick Cornelius and Ivy Main will be at the new meeting, once the new date is figured out!

Stay safe and we’ll see you soon!

Friends of Nelson will hold a public meeting at Rockfish Valley Community Center on Sunday evening September 16, 2018; doors open at 6, meeting begins at 6:30.

Speakers (with time built in for questions and answers):

  • Rick Cornelius – Rick has been practicing environmental law for over 45 years, and has worked with Friends of Nelson and the Southern Environmental Law Center on the pipeline issues since he first heard about them 4 years ago.   Rick will give us overviews and updates on key cases before the courts.
  • Ivy Main – Ivy works with the Sierra Club and is a columnist with Power to the People.  She’ll give a brief overview of the Virginia Energy Plan and updates on Virginia’s energy future, and give suggestions about actions we can take to push toward a carbon-free electric energy system for Virginia.



September 16, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rockfish Valley Community Center
190 Rockfish School Lane
Afton, VA 22920 United States
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Friends of Nelson


Friends of Nelson welcomes event listings from all related groups who are working to oppose the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.  To have your event listed on our calendar, please contact us at friendsofnelsonweb@gmail.com.