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Refinery Corridor Healing Walk

Saturday | May 20, 2017 | 8:00 am

Martinez Shoreline Park | Ferry Street, Martinez, CA

The second Bay Area Refinery Healing Walk of 2017 begins in Martinez, home to the Shell and Tesoro refineries, and ends in Benicia, where residents recently defeated Valero’s proposal for an oil-by-rail project. Join this nonviolent walk led by Native Americans in prayer and conversation for

* Clean air, water, and soil
* Safe jobs, roads, railroads, and waterways
* A vibrantly healthy future for all children
* A just transition to a safe and sustainable energy future

The walk is approximately 9.5 miles from beginning to end. There will be support vehicles available for people who wish to take breaks during the walk. Medics will also be available. Water will be provided—please bring your own reusable bottle.

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