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The Invisible Threat: Gas Leak Impacts

April 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Join us to learn about the impacts of gas leaks on our public health and environment.

Natural gas use has spiked in New England. It’s everywhere — in leaky old pipes under our streets, basements and kitchens.

But can we trust those who tell us it’s a clean, harmless fuel?
Not necessarily. Let’s learn why.

Panelists will discuss the harmful impacts that gas has
on the health of both citizens and the environment:

• Dr. Nathan Phillips, Acting Director, BU’s Sustainable Neighborhoods Lab
• Dr. Brita Lundberg, Mass. Medical Society, Environmental & Occupational Health Committee
• Karen Mauney-Brodek, President, Emerald Necklace Conservancy
• Edith Buhs (Moderator), Jamaica Plain Mothers Out Front

Co-sponsors: Mothers Out Front Jamaica Plain, State Representative Jeffrey Sánchez, Jamaica Plain Forum

Details

Date:
April 4
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://jamaicaplainforum.org/event/the-invisible-threat-gas-leak-impacts/

Other

Organizer status (we charge $5 for for-profit listings)
Not for profit or community group

Venue

First Church in Jamaica Plain, Unitarian Universalist
6 Eliot St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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