Approximately 175 people attended the RISE for People’s March for Climate, Jobs and Justice in Ventura on Saturday, Sept. 8. Events included the VOTE formation at the beach near the Ventura Pier, the march up California Street, speakers at City Hall and RISE formation behind City Hall. The RISE event precedes the Global Climate Action Summit, an international two-day affair on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 13, 14, bringing together leaders abroad to discuss climate change action plans. Gwendolyn Alley and Heather Casanave organized the local RISE event.
Drone photos by Jimmy Young.