On Saturday 6 Oregon Hangglider Pilots and 1 Surfrider volunteer helped clean the Hangglider Pilots Surfrider Adopt-a-Highway stretch in the Moolack Beach area. Much appreciation to Greg Krutzikowsky for organizing and leading this event and to all the volunteers that helped remove the debris from this stretch before it gets to out beaches. Future highway cleanup announcements will be done a week to a few days in advance. If you would like to be on the advanced distribution list to have input into when these events happen or be informed as early as possible about the event dates please email .
Newport Chapter volunteers visited Salem this past week to talk about some of their priority issues with their elected officials. This legislative session the chapter is interested in a number of bills related to marine debris and coastal planning for climate change, two of which lie within the House Rural Communities Land Use and Water Committee, on which local Representative Gomberg has a seat.
There will be an Open House meeting Wednesday March 11th at 6pm at the Council Chambers in Newport City Hall. This meeting will focus on the final plans to