Promoting Sustainability in East Jefferson County, WA
Key Speakers this month: Jane Lindley & Steve Johnson from Bainbridge Island’s Island Power
Location: The Port Townsend Yacht Club, 2503 Washington Street in the Boat Haven
Date: Thursday, January 19th
Schedule: 12:00 pm Brown Bag Lunch
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Key Speaker Presentation including Q&A
1:30-2 pm continuation of the general discussion
Energy Lunch Key Speakers this month are Bainbridge residents Jane Lindley and Steve Johnson, Co-Founders of Island Power in Bainbridge WA, the group that is leading the present political campaign for public power in the City of Bainbridge (Bainbridge Island). Ms. Lindley authors her own web site, Low Carbon Girl, and Mr. Johnson headed the Washington Public Utility District Association (WPUDA) for many years. In July 2016, with public support generated by Island Power, the Bainbridge City Council approved a $100,000 study of public power to be used in informing a public vote on the issue in November 2017.