RiverKeepers News:

12 09 2008

UCR’s 14th Annual Patron Appreciation Dinner will be Wednesday, September 24, at Park Tavern at Piedmont Park. Tickets may be purchased through Sunday, September 21. Join us as we honor Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., with our prestigious River Guardian Award for its critical contribution to the creation of Tapped Out (see story below). Other awards will go to the Vasser Woolley Foundation, SweetWater Brewing Company, and the six other Georgia Riverkeepers.

For a preview of live and silent auction items, click here. For more information about the event and to purchase tickets, click here.

Tapped Out Workshops Available

Are you part of a club, community organization or business group that would like to learn more about north Georgia’s water crisis and what can be done to address our water supply problems? Upper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper is offering power point presentations of Tapped Out: The Drying Up of Atlanta, including follow-up discussion tailored to the group’s interests, free of charge.
Lake Lanier, Summer 2007 – by Tom Wilson

To find out more about Tapped Out and how to schedule a presentation for this fall or winter, please go to www.chattahoochee.org/tappedout.

Four More Days Left in All At Once Campaign – Please Give!

Through September 14 the nonprofit group All At Once will be matching contributions made to UCR through our All At Once campaign page (click here). Please consider making an online gift to UCR today through this page – $10, $25, $100 – whatever fits your budget! Your gift will help us protect our river and our water supply.

Make Your Voice Heard On Election Day!

Are you registered to vote? If not, or if you need to update your registration information, you can download a registration form online here. The last day to register is Monday, October 6.

Also, please consider voting in advance in the week before Election Day (November 4), Monday, October 27 – Friday, October 31st. Find out about the early voting locations in your county from your county registrar.

Detailed information about voting by mail or advance voting is available from the Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division online or by phone at (404) 656 -2871.



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