City council makes "Earth Hour" and "Women's History Month" proclamations

(WEAU) – Tuesday night the Eau Claire City Council also voted to declare March ‘Women's History Month’ in Eau Claire to line up with the national month

They also proclaimed an "Earth Hour" coming up on Saturday March 23rd at 8:30 p.m. The proclamation encourages you to cut down on your energy use for one hour and for every new person who rides Eau Claire transit that day, the city will plant a tree.