• Henry Carter Hull Library
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CLINTON — A massive industrial waste processing plant on Route 145 is moving ahead for approval in the Town of Clinton. Both the scale and the dangerousness of the materials that would be processed should concern every resident of Clinton, Westbrook, Madison, Essex, and surrounding towns. Although this project has been in a quiet phase for the last two years, it is up and moving again! It will be coming up for a public hearing before the Clinton Inland Wetlands Commission in the near future. The date of the public hearing will be on March 6. We are talking about a large and growing dumpRead More →

Congratulations to Hugh Birdsall. He is the newest member of the Clinton Tree Committee. He joins two other Green Party members who are officials in the Clinton town government: Eric (Charter Revision Commission), and Catherine Zamencnik (chairperson of the Conservation Commission).Read More →

UPDATE: The Inland Wetland Commission Public Hearing that was scheduled for February 6th, is now scheduled for March 6th at 7 PM at the Clinton Town Hall in the Green Room. This will be a public hearing with questions and answers on this dump proposal project. This handsome and brave little bird is the North American Seaside Sparrow. It is an endangered species. The proposed Route 145 industrial waste treatment plant in Clinton would be in this little bird’s habitat. Of course, it is illegal to build such a facility in the habitat of an endangered species. But in their application for this plant, the developersRead More →

OCCUPY THE MEDIA Shoreline Green Party’s video, OCCUPY THE MEDIA, from its series, “Workin’ Progress,” premiered at Hygienic’s XXXIX’s Screening Room, Friday, January 26th in New London, CT. The video addresses the need to disconnect from the corporate messaging of mainstream media and reconnect to true outlets for people’s media — both our own self-made, and some of the best of the larger progressive outlets such as The Intercept, Democracy Now!, TruthDig, RT ( — and programs on RT, such as “On Contact” with Chris Hedges, and “Redacted Tonight” with Lee Camp.)Read More →

The February meeting location has been moved to the Clinton Library (Henry Carter Hull Library). It will be held in the conference room upstairs. Sunday, February 18th @ 1 PM. We will be back at the Ivoryton Library again in March 2018. The Henry Carter Hull Library is located at 10 Killingworth Turnpike Clinton, CT 06413 For directions and other information about the library, check out their wonderful website @http://hchlibrary.org/Read More →

On Sunday, January 7, at 2 pm Madison citizens are invited learn about the risks of toxic, radioactive fracking wastes at a special presentation at Scranton Memorial Library, 801 Boston Post Road. The lecture will be given by Jen Siskind, Local Coordinator for Food & Water Watch. This event is free and open to the public. Over 200 Madison residents have signed a petition asking Madison officials to pass a local ordinance banning this waste. Shoreline Green Party members, in coordination with other civic, local and church groups are working on the initiative. If passed, Madison will become the 35th CT municipality to enact a localRead More →

Net neutrality protests Joining over 700 protests scheduled to take place today, this morning Shoreline Green Party and CT Shoreline Indivisible members protested the rollback of #NetNeutrality rules in front of the Verizon store in Clinton, CT. Another protest takes place this afternoon at 4:30 pm at the Verizon store in Guilford at Guilford Commons, 1919 Boston Post Road.   You can find local protests by going to this webpage and searching by ZIP code.Read More →

Members of the Madison Green Town Committee met on Tuesday, June 13th to hold a nominating convention for the newly formed Green Party in Madison. Owen Charles was nominated to run for the Board of Finance. He previously served on the Board of Finance from 2007 – 2009 as a Democrat. Pictured in the photo are members of the Madison Green Town Committee (left to right): Owen Charles, Deputy-Treasurer; Yann van Heurck, Co-Chair; Lynne Charles, Recorder and Treasurer; and Bill Cash. Not present: Michael Abbodandodo, Co-Chair.Read More →

Nomination of candidates for municipal offices for the Shoreline and CT River Valley towns, including Branford, Guilford, Madison, Killingworth, Clinton, Westbrook, Deep River, Chester, Essex, Old Saybrook, Old Lyme, Lyme, and East Lyme Nominations shall be accepted from the floor. Anyone who meets the requirements of membership as defined by the rules of the Shoreline Green Party, who resides within the towns constituting the Shoreline Green Party chapter as defined by the rules of the Shoreline Green Party (Branford, Guilford, Madison, Killingworth, Clinton, West Brook, Deep River, Chester, Essex, Old Saybrook, Old Lyme, Lyme, and East Lyme); and is present at the meeting is eligibleRead More →