If you are a League member you are encouraged to attend the Annual Meeting 9:30am-1:00pm in the Conference Room (F138, 4340 Redwood Hwy, San Rafael). Business of the League will be addressed and we will hear from special guest speaker, Alison Howard, Chair of the Political Science and International Studies Department at Dominican University. She will speak on the youth vote in elections - How do we get young voters to vote?
Daniel Tapia-Jimenez will speak to the committee on U.S. Trade Policy. Mr. Tapia-Jimenez studies and teaches international political economy in the Department of Political Science at UC Davis.
The Healthcare Committee will meet Tuesday, April 15, 9:00 am in the Conference Room. Our speaker will be Michael Geremia, Director of Behavioral Health At Marin General Hospital speaking on: When Marin children, adolescents and adults who urgently need mental health treatment are taken to Marin General Hospital what In-Patient and Out-Patient services will they find available?
The April/March Voter is out and chock full of information on various local elections and updates on issues such as plastic bag bans and housing concerns in the county. You can get all the details here.
At the end of March the Marin LWV sent a letter to Director Crawford regarding its long standing concerns on issues of transportation, housing and land use planning in relation to any proposed developments in the county. Those issues are the focus of the questions raised in the letter regarding the Marinwood Village EIR scoping session.