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Anti-fracking meeting set on Thursday in Youngstown

By Bob Downing Published: October 30, 2012

FrackFree Mahoning Valley and FrackFree America National Coalition are sponsoring a townhall-style public meeting on Thursday, Nov. 1, in Youngstown.

The meeting will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at gthe First Unitarian Universalist Church, Channing Hall, 1105 Elm St., across from Wick Park.

The meeting will include a presentation about earthquakes and other drilling-related topics by Dr. Ray Beiersdorfer, a professor of geology at Youngstown State University. Several films will be shown, A question-and-answer period and audience discussion will follow,.

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