Tag Archives: CEO David F. Smith

Date Change: Next Coalition Meeting now Wed March 6

Our next coalition meeting is has been changed to Wednesday March 6, 2013. We usually meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month. We’ll be meeting at the community meeting space located at 460 Massachusetts Avenue in Buffalo NY. It … Continue reading

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Tonight: “Don’t Frack With Our Water” – Screening/Discussion

Tonight especially for all of you out there the Western NY Drilling Defense in conjunction with Burning Books Buffalo will present a special screening of “The Sky is Pink“. This short film produced by Josh Fox explores

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PUSH Buffalo Announces Free Weatherization

A partner in our coalition recently had a victory. People United for Sustainable housing or PUSH Buffalo has announced that funding is available RIGHT NOW, to weatherize over 80 houses on Buffalo’s West Side. This Monday,

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Group Throws 2nd Concert in Front of Energy Assistance Line

Buffalo NY -This coming Monday November 19th, 2012 is the opening day for HEAP, or the Home Energy Assistance Program. Here in the city’s central business district, hundreds of people-many of them the working poor will be lined up in … Continue reading

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Update on July Pickets at National Fuel Gas

By Lonnie Barlow This summer, the temperatures have been through the roof hot…in more ways than one. The month-long picketing of National Fuel Gas (NFG) headquarters in Williamsville has come and gone. For those not hip to the situation, it … Continue reading

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Time is Running out on Cuomo Blitz

By New Yorkers Against Fracking The clock is still ticking on our time to show Cuomo that the voters of New York State and beyond do not want him to open our land to drill rigs, noisy trucks, and contaminated … Continue reading

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Scenes from “Community Partnership Rally & Camp Out” (July 2012)

The final picket of the month of July 2012. This picket was clearly the most interesting of all the pickets. For some strange reason the in ground water sprinklers popped out, and were activated only at the section of public … Continue reading

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Scenes from “Weatherization, Not Fracking Rally” Pt. 9 (July 2012)

The final clip of this picket. Here Jesse James Lenney of the Working Families Party speaks on the issue of high gas bills. Members of the National Fuel Accountability Coalition (NFAC) participated in the third of four pickets aimed at … Continue reading

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Scenes from “Weatherization, Not Fracking Rally” Pt. 8 (July 2012)

Part 8 of this picket/rally. Here Miss Pat and Jean sing a song together. Members of the National Fuel Accountability Coalition (NFAC) participated in the third of four pickets aimed at National Fuel Gas (NFG), on Tuesday, July 10. Throughout … Continue reading

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Scenes from “Weatherization, Not Fracking Rally” Pt. 7 (July 2012)

Clip 7 from this picket. In this clip Aminah Johnson and Saint Rodriguez share their stories of struggling with the lack of home weatherization. Members of the National Fuel Accountability Coalition (NFAC) participated in the third of four pickets aimed … Continue reading

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