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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Reminder: Forum on Global Warming Tonight

Posted on Facebook by Pasadena City Councilperson Steve Madison:

DISTRICT 6 MEETING TONIGHT - The public is invited to attend a panel discussion on global warming from 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 at the Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St. The event is sponsored by my office. Scheduled panelists include Dr. Eric Walsh, Director of the Pasadena Public Health Department; Fred Dock, Director of the City’s Department of Transportation; Vince Bertoni, Director of the Planning and Community Development Department and USC Professor Ed Avol, with the college’s Department of Preventive Medicine. The meeting begins with a special presentation by Michael Gunson, Ph.D., Project Scientist for the NASA/JPL Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 and Global Change and Energy Program Manager. Panelists will talk about factors contributing to global warming; how it impacts the quality of life in Pasadena and local steps being taken to mitigate global warming. For more information contact Takako Suzuki at (626) 744-4739.