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PRESS RELEASE: Educators and Parents Submit Petition to Gov. Jared Polis to Shut Down Fracking Site at Bella Romero Academy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, June 22, 2020 Contact:  Patricia Nelson,, 337-532-0135 Therese Gilbert,, 970-775-3725 GREELEY, CO – At the end of a school day in March, mothers, teachers, and community members collected signatures from parents at Bella Romero Academy in Greeley on a petition demanding Gov. Polis shut down the fracking wells behind the school.

In Solidarity with Black Lives Matter, Groups Call out Colorado Environmental Racism and Demand a Halt to Fossil Fuel Pollution During the Pandemic 

(DENVER – June 4, 2020) – As Black Lives Matter protests continue nationwide, 34 Colorado nonprofits are standing in solidarity with the M4BL Week of Action (June 1-5) by submitting a joint petition to Gov. Jared Polis calling on the state to address the environmental racism of continued fossil fuel pollution during a respiratory pandemic.