Local Climate Strikes set for Friday
Lanark County and area youth and supporters will join with others around the globe for the next Strike for the Climate Friday.
File photo of a past climate action held in Perth
A release from the group says Local organizers are more motivated than ever with the news yesterday that society must triple its efforts to curtail Greenhouse Gases and are striking to push all governments and people to take substantive action now.
In Carleton Place, strikers will gather at 107 Bridge St. at 1 in the afternoon and march along Bridge St.
In Smiths Falls, strikers will gather in front of Town Hall at 12 noon and march downtown to the bridge and back.
In Perth, strikers will gather at 11:30 a.m. in front of Shoppers Drug Mart at the corner of Hwy 7 and Wilson St.
For more information, go to the Facebook page CALL – Citizens Call for Climate Action in Lanark County and Smiths Falls.