Friday, November 22, 2013

Friends of Brockway Mountain to hold meeting Nov. 26, Pizza Party Benefit Dec. 14

HOUGHTON -- Friends of Brockway Mountain invite all interested persons to a meeting at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the new Houghton Keweenaw Conservation District Office (HKCD) at 711 W. Lakeshore Drive in Houghton. You may park on the driveway in front of the three-car garage.

The purpose of this meeting is to get organized for the study for alternatives to the proposed Brockway Mountain cell tower and particularly the fund-raising plan.

Dana Richter, president of Copper Country Audubon (CCA), has obtained approval from its board for CCA to be the fiscal agent for this project. In addition, the CCA board has allocated up to $1000 in matching funds.

Lori Hauswirth has posted the project on Facebook.* Anyone who wants to help fund this project should send a check to Copper Country Audubon dedicated to the Friends of Brockway Tower Study. Mail your check to the following address:

Copper Country Audubon
Friends of Brockway Tower Study
PO Box 124
Houghton, MI 49931

Friends of Brockway Pizza Party Benefit Dec. 14, Copper Harbor

Friends of Brockway will hold a Pizza Party Benefit at 5 p.m. Saturday evening, Dec. 14, 2013, at The Mariner in Copper Harbor.
Everyone is invited. Gail English, Erika Vye and Steve Brimm will provide music. Proceeds will go to fund the study for alternatives to the proposed Brockway cell tower.

Please share with anyone who is interested.

*Click here to visit the Friends of Brockway Mountain Facebook page.

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