Input Sessions Provide Public Opportunity to Comment on Global Warming Solutions

MADISON – Governor Jim Doyle’s Task Force on Global Warming will hold public input


sessions around the state on Monday, August 6, 2007. The sessions will offer citizens an


opportunity provide input on efforts to address global warming in Wisconsin.


“I created Wisconsin’s Task Force on Global Warming, bringing together a diverse group of


people who are focused on creating global warming solutions that work for Wisconsin,” said


Governor Jim Doyle. “Through this important public input session, we look forward to inviting


people from all across Wisconsin to weigh in on what they think our state should do to fight


global warming.”


The sessions, to be held simultaneously by videoconference, are scheduled for:


Monday, August 6th


4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.


Public Service Commission of Wisconsin


610 North Whitney Way


Amnicon Falls Hearing Room, 1st Floor


Madison, WI


UW-La Crosse


1705 State Street


Wing Hall, Room 102


La Crosse, WI


UW-Green Bay


Mary Ann Cofrin Hall, Room 137


2420 Nicolet Drive


Green Bay, WI


Milwaukee Area Technical College


700 West State Street


Student Services Building, Room S120


Milwaukee, WI


Citizens are encouraged to attend the public input sessions and provide oral or written comments


on global warming solutions. Public comments will be considered by the Task Force while


preparing recommendations for Governor Doyle. Those interested in attending the input


sessions are encouraged to pre-register so the Task Force can ensure appropriate time is allocated


at each of the locations. Pre-registration instructions can be found on the Task Force’s website


at: http://dnr.wi.gov/environmentprotect/gtfgw/. While the Task Force encourages preregistration,


walk-ins will be allowed.


If you cannot attend the public input sessions, but would like to provide comments on the efforts


to address global warming, the Task Force is also accepting written comments by mail or email.


For details on how to submit written comments, please visit the Task Force’s website at:


http://dnr.wi.gov/environmentprotect/gtfgw/. For more information about the Task Force or


input sessions, please contact Lisa Stefanik at 608-266-1125 or [email protected].