Group to Protest Megaloads

Members of Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT) and area residents will gather at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday on the grounds of the Eggan Youth Center, 1515 E. D Street in Moscow, for a march protesting the proposed transport of megaloads up U.S. Highway 95 through Moscow.  All are invited to join in this walking rally that will conclude with delivery of a regional petition and letters to the Idaho Transportation Department at a public meeting hosted by the City of Moscow 7 to 10 p.m. at the Hamilton Indoor Recreation Center, 1724 E. F Street in Moscow.

Wild Idaho Rising Tide is part of an international, grassroots network of groups and individuals working to promote local, community-based solutions to the climate crisis.  For information about WIRT or related citizen actions, email, go to or facebook, or write P.O. Box 9817, Moscow, Idaho, 83843.

WIRT can also be found 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. most Saturdays from May to October at the Moscow Farmers Market in Friendship Square.

(By Moscow-Pullman Daily News)