Sign Petition to Governor for Moratorium on Subsidies for Large Solar on Forests

HOW CAN YOU HELP?

• Sign our Petition for a Moratorium on State Subsidies for Ground-Mounted Solar here.

• Print out our FAQ, Moratorium Petition, and Petition Fact Sheet to educate your friends, family, co-workers or canvas door to door.

• Volunteer! We have plenty of volunteer opportunities. You can:

  • Write opinion pieces for newspapers
  • Advocate for our cause on social media
  • Make phone calls
  • Hold signs
  • Come to our standouts
  • Take pictures for our cause
  • Canvas from door to door
  • Come to our meetings with legislators, help us call and write to them

If you are interested in volunteering, please email environmentwatchsoutheasternma@gmail.com

• Call local representatives and boards to voice your opinion of strip mining and solar operations in Plymouth County.

Wareham:

Call:

Town Hall: 508-291-3100

Email:

Planning Board: George Barrett, Chair – sraposo@wareham.ma.us

Conservation Commission: Sandy Slavin, Chair – asslavin@aim.com

Board of Selectmen: Judith Whiteside, Chair – jwhiteside@wareham.ma.us

Carver:

Call:

Town Hall: (508) 866-3400

Conservation Commission: (508)-866-3482

Emails:

Earth Removal Committee: Contact the committee via this form.

Conservation Commission: Contact the committee via this form.

5. Donate or Join our Group! Click here for more information.

6. Follow us on social media!

Senate Bill S.2596 – an Act Allowing Municipalities to Reasonably Regulate Solar Siting has been sponsored by Senator Joanne Comerford. This bill would ensure that communities have more power to regulate solar projects and make decisions based on what’s best for them.

Testimonies and statements of support for this bill can be found here.