Upcoming Live Public Policy Forums

Upcoming Live Public Policy Forums
All are free and open to the public

Thursday March 21st 7:00 pm
Presentation by Dr. Michael SanClements, author of “Plastic Purge: How to use less plastic, eat better, keep toxins out of your body, and help save the sea turtles!”
Rocky River Public Library: 1600 Hampton Rd. Rocky River, 44116
Co-Sponsored by Rocky River High School Environmental Club and The League of Women Voters Greater Cleveland Rocky River Chapter.
Join us for a talk with Dr. Mike SanClements, author of “Plastic Purge: How to use less plastic, eat better, keep toxins out of your body, and help save the sea turtles!”  He will discuss how to reduce pollution and increase our health and well-being by using less plastic.

Wednesday April 3, 2019 7pm-8:30pm
The 2020 U.S. Census: Why Does It Matter?
(w/ways we can help to improve the count)
Fairview Park Branch Library, 21255 Lorain Road 44126
With Nada Martinovic, U.S. Census Partner Specialist

Wednesday April 10, 2019 7pm-8:30pm
Money in Politics: The impact of unchecked campaign financing and what we can do about it
Olin Hall, Room 124, University of Akron, 361 Buchtel Common, Akron 44304


Tuesday April 30 6:30pm
Shaker Hts City Council/School Board/Library Board Forum

Stephanie Tubbs Jones Community Building, 3450 Lee Rd.
Representatives from Shaker Heights City Council, School Board and Library answer questions, offer comments and dialogue on their plans and vision for Shaker’s future.
A moderated discussion with brief comments by David Weiss, Mayor, City of Shaker Heights.
Forum moderated by Judge K.J. Montgomery

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Making Sense of Local Judicial Elections

7:00 – 8:30pm
Heights Library Main Branch
2345 Lee Road Cleveland Hts 44118


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
7:00 – 8:30pm
How Do We Increase Voter Turn Out?
(aka where are the next 50,000 Cuyahoga County voters going to come from)
Rocky River Public Library 1600 Hampton Road 44116

Panelists
Erika Anthony, Director, Cleveland Votes
Mike Brickner, Ohio State Director, All Voting is Local
TBD, Director, Cuyahoga County Board of Elections
Moderated by Jen Miller, Director, League of Women Voters-Ohio
Cosponsored by Lakewood, Bay Village, Fairview Park, North Olmsted, Rocky River & Westlake Chapters

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 6:30 – 8:00pm
Waste Water and the West Side…what are the issues?
Lakewood Public Library-Main
15425 Detroit Avenue Lakewood 44107
Panelists
Frank Greenland, Dir. Of Watershed Prog., NE Ohio Reg. Sewer District
Janine Rybka, Director, Cuyahoga Soil and Water Conservation District
Mike Summers, Mayor, City of Lakewood
Moderated by Prof. Howard E. Katz, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Cosponsored by Lakewood, Bay Village, Fairview Park, North Olmsted,
Rocky River & Westlake Chapters

All open to the public. Please contact if you have questions about any of these events: teachingcleveland@earthlink.net