Speak Up to Pass NYC Circus Animal Ban! Rally and Council Hearing 10/20/16!!
New Yorkers, your voice is needed to help pass Intro 1233, a bill to ban the use of wild and exotic animals in the circus!
NY City Council will finally hold a hearing on this crucial legislation on Thursday, October 20, and the animals need you to speak out on their behalf. Ringling Bros. will be pulling all the stops to fight this bill so they may continue to cruelly exploit wild animals for profit. The lions, tigers and other animals forced to perform demeaning tricks out of fear desperately need your help!
Come Add Your Voice to Ban Circus Animals in NYC!
What: An NYC rally and hearing on Intro 1233, a proposed bill to ban wild animal performances in the city
When: Thursday, October 20, 2016, 9am-1pm (rally begins at 9am; hearing begins at 10am)
City Hall Council Chambers
Broadway between Park Pl and Murray St
New York, NY 10007
Click here for map
If you can't attend, you can still add your voice to help the animals suffering for entertainment! CLICK HERE to find your local NYC councilmember and urge them to support Intro 1233.