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Paddling in Protest: Boaters Call Attention to Water Pollution


Paddling in Protest: Boaters Call Attention to Water Pollution Montpelier Vermont


Vt Digger - - 11:19 am Tue Sep 5th, 2017

Protesting the release of raw sewage into Vermont rivers and streams, dozens of boaters embarked in kayaks and canoes upon the Winooski River on Thursday, prompting small crowds to form on Montpelier's downtown bridges to gape at the flotilla shouting below.

The demonstrators sought to end Montpelier's practice of sending raw human waste into that same river when heavy rain exceeds the city's sewage treatment plant's capacity.

Read the whole story in the Vt Digger - : https://vtdigger.org/2017/09/01/paddling-protest-b...

Relevant Address(es):
Branch, VT 05680 (Set as Local)
Winooski, VT 05404 (Set as Local)
Montpelier, VT 05602 (Set as Local)

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