|20 ft banner on the side of a gutted trailer|
The first few days at Riverdale, as real cleanup work was still taking shape, the volunteers helped hang up quite a few nice banners. This one highlights what we feel about Riverdale and is easy to see from the highway.
We also began to develop the infrastructure needed to support a sustained rural blockade. Kitchens, medical trailers, security rotations, designated sleeping areas and community gathering points are a few of the things cobbled together in the first few days. The infrastructure, as well as people who specifically come to work as medics or cooks, allow us to focus here and be more effective.
|Piles of sorted scrap|
Part of this was developing better systems of dealing with the trash we were generating:
|Our meeting have been an important place for us to check in with one another and make plans and contingencies. We are lucky enough to have a nice spot by the Susquehanna to meet.|
|Meeting by the Susquehanna|
|part of our new 72 foot billboard|
|more of the billboard|