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Welcome to the new Sierra Club Illinois site!

National Sierra Club Election is Underway - VOTE!

The Illinois Chapter recommends a vote for Chuck Frank in the upcoming election for the Sierra Club’s Board of Directors.

You are encouraged to exercise an important member obligation by voting in the Sierra Club’s Board of Directors election.  All members will receive the national Sierra Club ballot and voting instructions by mail in March, or by Internet if you chose the electronic delivery option.  The ballot contains a statement provided by each candidate about themselves and their views.  For additional information about the candidates:  http://www.sierraclub.org/board/election

Then make your choices and cast your votes!  Use the user-friendly Internet voting site to save time and postage. Your votes must be received by April 27, 2016.

 

Our Latest Blog Posts

Shawnee Parkway — New Name for a Decades-old Proposal in far Southern Illinois

February 11, 2016

Sierra Club is opposed to the Shawnee Parkway, a proposed multi-lane, high-speed highway to facilitate the trucking industry through a portion of southernmost Illinois. The negative impacts to the environment far outweigh any perceived advantages.... read more.

Bobcat Rules Open for Public Comment

February 10, 2016

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has recently proposed changes to two sections of the Illinois Administrative Code that will allow for hunting and trapping of bobcats in southern and western Illinois.... read more.