Upcoming Events

"Talks with Terri" 

Coffee Hour with your State Rep 

I invite you to join me for a cup of coffee/tea to discuss issues important to you or find out what's going on at the State House. These monthly events will also be posted on my Facebook page

2020   Next "Talks with Terri"...

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December 9 via ZOOM

9:00 - 10:00A

With John Marion of Common Cause

Topic: We will discuss the issues around voting remotely and how to insure transparency and equity using this new online platforms.  


This event is free and open to the public.

Registration is required.

To register click here: https://forms.gle/gi5FCAopgf6vq2Ms6

November 18

6:00 - 7:00 PM

via ZOOM

Special Guest: Hank Webster from the Acadia Center 

Topic:  Future of natural gas on Aquidneck Island, and electrifying heat as an alternative  in response to NGRID’s report.

Join Zoom Meetinghttps://zoom.us/j/96732143375?pwd=WE13Sm1SeWJzZGRna2F1eTVKTFlGQT09

Meeting ID: 967 3214 3375
Passcode: 930310

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Watch past "Talks with Terri" with special guests, links below

You can also find videos of past "Talks with Terri" at her new

YouTube channel at 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuqqknOC1Mb2c5sc4pH1ebQ/

 

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October 21 via ZOOM

8:30 - 10:00A

With Newport Mental Health

Topic: Behavioral Health During COVID-19, How Local Agencies Are Responding
This event is free and open to the public.

Expert Panel:
- Dr. Dan Wartenberg, Chief Clinical Officer at Newport Mental Health

- Rebecca Elwell, Executive Director at Newport County Prevention Coalition

- Linda Hurley, CEO at CODAC

- Michelle Brophy, Director of Policy Implementation at the Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals (BHDDH)


This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.
Click here to watch taped recording:  

 https://youtu.be/qZse_OPFdzU

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September 16

8:30 - 9:30A

Special Guests: Daniela Abbott, Portsmouth Town Councilor and CJ Opperthauser of Grow Smart.

Topic: Let's talk about local pedestrian and bike safety. Join me to learn about Green and Complete Streets. With my special quests Daniela Abbott, Portsmouth Town Councilor and CJ Opperthauser of Grow Smart.
 

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August 19

9:00 - 10:00A

Special Guest: Senator Jack Reed

Topic: Attack on the US Post Office, 2020 Census & COVID Relief Legislation

If you missed "Talks with Terri" this morning, no worries, we have you covered. Here's link that you can watch.

https://youtu.be/RY32kw-yytw

Due to technical difficulties the recording starts into the conversation.

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August 5

8:30 - 9:30A

Special Guest: Nellie Gorbea, RI Secretary of State

Topic: Voting in the Sept 8th Primary and Nov 3rd General Elections

If you missed "Talks with Terri" this morning, no worries, we have you covered. Here's link that you can watch.

https://youtu.be/K9HhrzSCXEM

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July 29

9:00 - 10:00A

Special Guest:  Seth Magaziner, RI General Treasurer

Topic: RI State Finances

If you missed "Talks with Terri" this morning, no worries, we have you covered. Here's link that you can watch.

https://youtu.be/sQ0gHpds-XM

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July 15

Special Guest: Ana Riley, Deputy Commissioner, RI Dept of Education
Topic: Education: Reopening Schools

If you missed "Talks with Terri" this morning, no worries, we have you covered. Here's link that you can watch. 

https://youtu.be/wfpV4gz6OIo

Video of Dark Waters Movie Screening Expert Panel Discussion

In case you missed this...

DARK WATERS movie on PFAS & Expert Panel Discussion on July 22 I have posted a link to the panel discussion below. 

Featured Panelists:

Terry Gray, Deputy Director for Environmental Protection at RI DEM; Dr. Angela Slitt, URI College of Pharmacy Professor; Dr. Greg Howard , Research Scientist 

Watch the panel discussion here:  

https://www.facebook.com/CleanWaterActionRI/videos/2691865874414976/

The event was hosted by Conservation Law Foundation

myself Rep.Terri Cortvriend, and Rep. June Speakman 

Past Meetings

​“Resilient Rhody”

An Actionable Vision for addressing

the Impacts of Climate Change in Rhode Island

October 13, 2020 Recording Link: Click Here

With our guest speakers, Shaun O'Rouke, Pam Rubinoff and Sarah Atkins

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“RI Energy Policy: Are We Actually Reducing

our Carbon Emissions?”

August 12, 2020 Recording Link: Click Here

With our guest speakers, Kai Salem, Policy Coordinator for the Green Energy Consumers Alliance and Susan Ander Bois, Climate and Energy Program Manager for The Nature Conservancy in Rhode Island, we are planning a discussion on RI energy policy and our efforts to reduce our state’s carbon footprint.​

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TERRI CORTVRIEND, STATE REPRESENTATIVE DISTRICT 72, MIDDLETOWN AND PORTSMOUTH

TERRI CORTVRIEND ADVOCATES STRONGLY FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, PUBLIC EDUCATION,
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