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Trumbull NAACP holding community meeting to deter fracking

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WARREN, Ohio -

The Trumbull County chapter of the NAACP will hold a meeting Monday afternoon to deter fracking and its impacts.

The organization is holding an education, climate justice, health, and census community meeting at 5:30 p.m. at 1230 Palmyra Road SW in Warren.

It will be an informational meeting to drive support in the Valley to deter the impacts of fracking on land and health, Trumbull NAACP said. 

According to the organization, the Trumbull and Ashtabula NAACP units recently composed and passed a national anti-fracking resolution.

They say they've met will all the state representatives and commissioners in the Valley to discuss the proposed recommendations.

The meeting is also set to address the performance of the local school district. 

The panelists include Dr. Ted Auch, Great Lakes Program Coordinator of FracTracker, and Dr. Kimberly Jackson of the Pinn Family Practice.

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