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 firstname.lastname@example.org, go to wildidahorisingtide.org 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)