Citizens Against OLF mussel study completed full story...

DEIS delayed full story...

Sandbanks cleanup goes well! full story...

OLF community meeting a success! full story...

No OLF Bill 613 passes NC Senate full story...

OLF Meeting Thursday, April 23, 2009, 7:00 p.m. Gates County Courthouse full story...

No OLF Bill 613 passes NC House full story...

NCWF passes resolution opposing OLF full story...

Senator Hagan meets with Citizens Against OLF full story...

Butterfield and Burr take strong stand full story...

Duke's latest site visit full story...

HKonJ March in Raleigh full story...

NAACP Pres., Rev. Dr. Barber, Sen. Jones, and Mayor of Roper, Bunny Sanders spoke at Stoney Branch full story...

Congressman Butterfield pledges his support full story...

Big Fall Fundraiser - BBQ and Chicken by the truck loads full story...

Duke to help Citizens
Against OLF full story...

Natter's 2000 letter stating that it is "precisely because of community concerns over jet noise" that the Navy is considering an OLF full story...

What You Can Do

There are many things that you can do to help our elected officials hear your voice. This page contains activities, letters, and ideas that will assist you in taking an active and important role in helping to keep an OLF out of northeastern North Carolina. Detailed information about each of the following activities and ideas is provided below:
1. Call, fax, mail, and/or email an elected representative or government official
2. Sign an on-line petition
3. Offer to help call others, enter data, fact find, etc.
4. Put up signs around your yard, business, and the county
5. Wear your opposition
6. Put a No OLF logo on your website and/or print and place in a visible location

Letters/Emails/Phone Calls to Elected Representatives and Government Officals

Call, fax, mail, and/or email the following people to let them know we don't want an OLF in Gates County and northeastern North Carolina. When calling, you will probably talk to the receptionist. Your message can be as simple as “My name is ______________ and I’m calling to let _____________ know that I oppose an OLF in Gates County and Northeastern NC. Can you let him/her know how I feel?”

Print, complete, and fax/email/mail the following letters to the corresponding people:
Letter to Navy Officials
Letter to Elected Officials

Contact Information:

Governor Beverly Perdue
20301 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699
919-715-3175 fax

The Honorable Donald C. Winter
Secretary of the Navy
1000 Navy Pentagon, Room 4E729
Washington, DC 20350-1000
703-693-1165 (fax)

Lieutenant Governor Walter Dalton
20401 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699
fax 919-733-6595

Senator Kay Hagan
B40a Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

N. C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources
Dee Freeman, Secretary
1601 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1601
fax 919-715-3060

Senator Richard Burr
2000 West First Street, Suite 508
Winston-Salem, NC 27104
202-228-2981 (fax)

Senator Marc Basnight
Raleigh, NC 27601-2808
2007 Legislative Bldg
Raleigh, NC 27601
919 -733-6854
fax 919-733-8740

Congressman G. K. Butterfield
415 E. Boulevard, Suite 100
Williamston, NC 27892
202-225-3354 (fax)

Representative Annie W. Mobley
613 Legislative Office Bldg
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925
Rear Admiral David Anderson
1562 Mitscher Avenue
Suite 250
Norfolk, Virginia 23551-2487
Fax: 757-836-6887
The Honorable BJ Penn
Asst Sec of Navy
Installations and Environment
1000 Navy Pentagon
Washington, DC 20350-1000
Senator Ed Jones
623 Legislative Office Bldg
Raleigh, NC 27603-5925

Commander Matthew Baker


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Sign the On-line Petition


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Offer to Help Call Others, Enter Data, Fact Find, Etc

Email and tell us how you can help at iwillhelp@citizensagainstolf.com.

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Put Up Signs Around Your Yard, Business, and the County

Signs and stickers are available for a suggested donation* of $5 and $2 respectively at the following locations:
Tarheel Restaurant in Eure,
The Gates County Tax Office in Gatesville,
The Java Cup in Sunbury,

Banners (2'x6') are available at Tarheel Restaurant for a suggested donation* of $35.

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Wear Your Opposition

T-shirts are available at Tarheel Restaurant in Eure.

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Download "No OLF" Logo

Large (16K and 286x454 pixels)
Medium (8K and 67x107pixels)
Small (4K and 22x35 pixels)

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