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Get Involved in the County Airport Noise Abatement Study!

Get Involved in the County Airport Noise Abatement Study!

In anticipation of the dramatic noise impacts coming with the proposed F-35 fighter jet squadron, the county airport is updating its 30-year noise abatement plan. Your involvement in the noise study will help make Madison a more healthy and desirable place to live. The county airport will be modeling noise impacts to determine which neighborhoods…

Recording of Jan 11 Open House on PFAS Investigation – comment until Feb 14
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Recording of Jan 11 Open House on PFAS Investigation – comment until Feb 14

The meeting has been recorded and can be accessed tomorrow morning on the WNG PFAS site: https://ng.wi.gov/pfas along with an email for comments. Comment period is 30 days, up to 2/14/22. Comments may be emailed to william.myer.2@us.af.mil. January 11 at 6:00 pm, MATC’s Mitby Theatre: Open house on PFAS investigation. Officials with the National Guard and…

Petitions: The Department of Defense is Destroying the Planet. Cut Military Emissions Now!

Petitions: The Department of Defense is Destroying the Planet. Cut Military Emissions Now!

Did you know that “because of U.S. government pressure, the governments negotiating the 1992 Kyoto Protocol agreed that emissions generated by military activity would not count as national emissions and would not have to be reported. As a consequence, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which produces one of the world’s most trusted reports on…

Petition to Senator Tammy Baldwin – Stop the Basing of F-35s at Truax

Petition to Senator Tammy Baldwin – Stop the Basing of F-35s at Truax

Signatures on this petition wlll be sent periodically to Senator Baldwin, as they accumulate. Please share widely! (You can use the “Share” links below for Facebook, Twitter or Email) SIGN THE PETITION Petition to Stop the Basing of F-35s at Truax Air Base in Madison, Wisconsin. WE, THE UNDERSIGNED WISCONSIN RESIDENTS, publicly raise our voices…

OLDCC Community Input on Noise Mitigation – comment by October 4

OLDCC Community Input on Noise Mitigation – comment by October 4

IMPORTANT NOTE: Safe Skies Clean Water WI continues to fight the basing of the F-35 fighter jets here in Madison and we don’t want you to think we are advocating for noise mitigation as the solution. There are places in this survey to elaborate on your responses so feel free to say anything that shows…

#PFASFree Day of Action – July 14
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#PFASFree Day of Action – July 14

We know that the Truax Air National Guard base is a major source of PFAS contamination – causing one of Madison’s wells to be shut down. We also know they are beginning a major construction there, much of it to accommodate the F-35 fighter jets. Demand a halt to all construction until the entire site…

Ask your Dane County Supervisor to support/sponsor Res. 88

Ask your Dane County Supervisor to support/sponsor Res. 88

Please take a moment to contact your Dane County Board Supervisor and ask them to support and endorse 2021 RES-088. Find your supervisor: https://board.countyofdane.com/supervisors  Resolution 88 is out there and ready to be SUPPORTED and ENDORSED! Here is the summary of this resolution. Please spread the word for people to contact their Board supervisors on your social media…

New Yard Signs are here!
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New Yard Signs are here!

Donations of $5 or more per sign will help cover our costs. Please contact yardsigns@safeskiescleanwaterwi.org to get details on how to get one. Thanks to Clare Norelle for the striking artwork!

Postcard Campaign of Resistance Against the F-35s

Postcard Campaign of Resistance Against the F-35s

Healthier and Safer Future –Without the F-35 Jets  The Interfaith Peace Working Group is inviting individuals, civic groups, and faith communities to join our Postcard Campaign of Resistance that challenges the decision to deploy a squadron of twenty F-35 fighter jets at Truax Field in Madison by 2023.  These planes will jeopardize the health and safety of Wisconsin…

Resolution before County Committees April 13 & 14: register/speak

Resolution before County Committees April 13 & 14: register/speak

This week two committees will consider a County Resolution opposing the F-35s and calling for PFAS clean-up. Please take a couple minutes to register on the below items, and feel free to share. Sharing with those around Dane County is greatly encouraged.    1) Before 5pm tomorrow, Tuesday, 4/13, click here to register in support of Res-548…