Making Democracy Work

Calendar of Events

We sponsor meetings and events for the public and League members

Date & Time        Place        Description
Thursday, January 31, 2019
 
Egyptian Theatre
229 S. Broadway Ave., Coos Bay
The Jordan Cove Project, The Coos Bay Environment, & Our Community. This informational forum of scientists & experts reviewed ecological aspects of the Jordan Cove Energy Project & its implications for our community. Topics discussed included how this project would influence the ecology of the estuary, recreation, fishing and hunting, & bay access and navigation. The public was invited to attend. Presentations can be viewed by going to the Current Project tab to the left or by visiting the Coos County League of Women Voters Face Book page where you can find a link to the video tape made available by the public access channel.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
 
Egyptian Theatre
229 S. Broadway Ave., Coos Bay
Jordan Cove Energy Project: Safety & Economic Considerations. The League of Women Voters of Coos County's 2nd informational session on Safety & Economic concerns of the Jordan Cove Energy Project was held last Thursday. An agenda of that presentation along with all of the panel's presentations will be posted in our Current Project section on this website as they are made available.
Thursday, July 4, 2019-Saturday, August 31, 2019
 
Current Projects section 4 League Public Comments to FERC, DSL, & USACE. 4 League Public Comments submitted to Federal & State agencies can now be viewed by clicking on the "Current Projects" link to the left.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019-Monday, August 26, 2019
 
Current Projects section League Comment to Local Government Agencies. Public Comments submitted to the North Bend Planning Commission & the Coos Bay City Council can now be viewed by clicking the "Current Projects" link to the left. Listed under Comments at the top of the page.
Monday, August 26, 2019
Every Year
Nationwide Women's Equality Day. The National Women's History Alliance celebrates the 99th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote. Led by Rep. Bella Abzug (D-NY), Congress passed the National Women's Equality Day in 1973 - August 26 was selected to commemorate the passage of the 19th Amendment on August 26, 1920. To find out more, visit - https://nationalwomenshistoryalliance.org/resources/commemorations/womens-equality-day/

Visionary Women - Champions of Peace and Non Violence - http://www.nwhanews.org to find more topics on Women's history.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
by Midnight
email to: coast.permit@state.or.us
or
mailed to: Coastal Management Program-DLCD, 635 Capitol St., NE, Suiite 150, Salem, OR 97301-2540
Oregon Coastal Management Program Comments. Comments are due to the Department of Land Conservation & Development (OCMP-DLCD) concerning the Jordan Cove Energy Project's coastal consistency determination with the Oregon Coastal Management Program under Section 307(c) of the Coastal Zone Management Act. Comments may be submitted by email or snail mailed to the addresses listed to the left. All comments must be received by midnight. If you have questions or require additional info contact DLCD.
Saturday, September 21, 2019
TBA
City of Coos Bay parade route Fun Festival Parade. LWV Coos County to participate in the Fun Festival parade. Details coming...
Monday, September 23, 2019
Midnight
Email to: NWP-2017-41@usace.army.mil
Mail to: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, North Bend Field Office, 2201 North Broadway, Suite C, North Bend, OR 97459-2372
Comments due to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Extended Comment deadline to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District (Corps) concerning supplemental information submitted by the JCEP related to an application for a permit & permission for certain work in waters of the United States - Pile Dike Rock Apron, Marine slip sheetpile extension, Temporary Dredged material off-loading area relocation, Temporary dredged material pipeline routing for NRI area dredging, Kentuck Mitigation Site pipeline relocation, Eelgrass mitigation, salvage & transplanting, South Dunes site fence construction, TransPacific Parkway/US Highway 101 Intersection widening, FERC recommended pipeline route variations, Culvert installation &/or replacements. US Army Corps of Engineers No: NWP-2017-41 Oregon Depart. of State Lands No: APP0060697
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
5 pm
Email to: planning@co.coos.or.us
or
Mailed to: Planning Dept, 250 N. Baxter, Coquille, OR 97423
Delivered by hand to: 225 N. Adams St, Coquille, OR
2nd Open Record Rebuttal Comments due. Rebuttal comments due to the Coos County Planning Dept on case No. REM-19-001 for the purpose of issues surrounding the U.S. Coast Guard Security Zone. Include your name, mailing address, and case number. Planning Dept. requires one electronic & one hard copy or 2 hard copies.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
6 pm
City of Coos Bay City Hall
500 Central
Coos Bay, Oregon
Special Hearing on JCEP Eelgrass Mitigation Application. JCEP is requesting approval of an Estuarine Permit #187-19-000035-PLNG to authorize development of a mitigation site to offset potential impacts to eelgrass habitat from the construction and operation of the company's LNG terminal located in unincorporated Coos County. The identified mitigation site is located in an area of the city of Coos Bay's jurisdiction.
Friday, September 27, 2019
5 pm
Mail to: LCOG, 859 Willamette St., #500, Eugene, OR 97401
or Email to:Planners Henry Hearley - hhearley@lcog.org &
Jake Callister - jcallister@lcog.org
or Phone: 541-682-3089 for Henry & 541-682-4114 for Jake.
Comments due to Coos Bay City Council. 5 pm is the deadline to submit comments to the Coos Bay City Council - Coos Bay file No. 187-18-000153-PLNG-01 (Channel Navigation Alteration in CB). Planners Henry Hearley & Jake Callister of the Lane Council of Governments (LCOG) who have been contracted for processing services related to the project will accept written comments at the addresses located on the left.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:30 pm
TBA Iron Jawed Angel. "Iron Jawed Angels" is a 2004 film about the American women's suffrage movement during the 1910s. It tells the remarkable and little-known story of a group of passionate and dynamic young women, led by Alice Paul (Hilary Swank) and her friend Lucy Burns (Frances O'Connor), who put their lives on the line to fight for American women's right to vote.
Thursday, October 31, 2019
5 pm
Mail to: LCOG, 859 Willamette St., #500, Eugene, OR 97401
or Email to:Planners Henry Hearley - hhearley@lcog.org &
Jake Callister - jcallister@lcog.org
or Phone: 541-682-3089 for Henry & 541-682-4114 for Jake.
2nd Open Record Rebuttal comments due. Coos Bay City Council considering the Planning Commission's recommendation under Coos Bay file No. 187-18-000153-PLNG-01 (Channel Navigation Alteration in CB) will accept written comments to Planners Henry Hearley and Jake Callister as above.