Jan Cox

Jan Cox has written 3 posts for Just BloNo

Mahomet Aquifer Summit – A Call to Action

Mahomet Aquifer Summit – A much needed wake up call The future of Central Illinois’ most important, and for many communities in Central Illinois the only source of drinking water, is in jeopardy! The Mahomet Aquifer provides drinking water for nearly 1,000,000 people in Central Illinois, in over 80 municipalities, including the Town of Normal. … Continue reading

Sandra Steingraber, Don’t Frack New York Speech

Shared by Bill Rau: Sandra Steingrabber grew up in the Peoria area, received her BA from IWU, her MA in creative writing from ISU, and her Ph.D. in biology from U of Michigan. She’s a prairie gal who wrote Living Downstream and she would be delighted if we spread her speech from one end to … Continue reading

What are Lawn Removal Parties?

Recently Vision 2020 sponsored and assisted Heather Evert in removing part of her lawn and replacing it with richer soil, compost and native plants.  How does this fit into our vision? Vision 2020 Bloomington-Normal is part of the Transition Initiative, an international movement preparing for the impacts of climate change and peak oil by promoting … Continue reading