Huge Win! Culver City says no to oil, yes to jobs
Presenters: Culver City Council Member Meghan Sahli-Wells, CA Senator Holly J. Mitchell, David Haake, MD, Sierra Club, Monica Embrey, Sierra Club, Damon Nagami, Natural Resources Defense Council, and Maya Golden-Krasner, Climate Law Institute at the Center for Biological Diversity
October 7, 2020
California Senator Holly Mitchell and Culver City council member Meghan Sahli-Wells, along with The Climate Center and The Sierra Club, talked about Culver City’s recent success securing a plan to phase out oil operations within 2500 feet of homes, parks, and schools– while calling for a just transition for oil workers through oil well remediation jobs. Watch the recording to learn about the years of organizing by frontline Culver City community members and the role of labor unions in securing this win.
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