When: Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Where: PS 290 The Manhattan New School Cafeteria - 311 East 82nd
Councilman Ben Kallos, District 5
Sarah Evans, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Paula Rogovin, K-203 teacher
Panelists will address:
- What do scientists and doctors say is the impact of pesticides (such as the ones used in NYC parks, playgrounds and public spaces on children and adults?
- Why is the pesticide, Roundup (with glyphosate) considered particularly dangerous for all people?
- What are the alternatives to toxic pesticides?
- What is INTRO 0800 and why is it so urgent to get at least 26 votes to pass this bill in the City Council?
- How can we work together to get the City Council of NYC to pass INTRO 0800?
Please help up get the word out. We want to fill up the cafeteria!