The Soda Tax to Expand Early Childhood Education has passed through committees and on March 8 a critical City Council hearing will be held (get there early!). They must be expecting a crowd, as they booked the Convention Center. Click here for more information on the resolution and for how you can lobby with your City Council rep. Click here for an analysis of the resolution.
At the last Town Hall meeting Coca Cola management and their frightened employees were out in force. We need to anticipate this in the future. What matters most to Councilors is seeing people in the room willing to show up and make their opinions heard.