This web site is a product of the joint effort of the following organizations:.

Communities and Coal
Voters Taking Action Against Climate Change
The Real Port Hearings comment platform is part of the Real Hearings creates accessible, easy to use commenting platforms for organizations working on environment, climate and other progressive campaigns. is dedicated to openness and transparency in government decision making and facilitates public input to decision making processes.

Our commenting platforms are tailored to suit individual campaign needs. Background documents, images and commenting forms (including cc’s to relevant third parties) are all supported to create a single destination where the public can learn about and provide comment to government on a particular campaign issue.In addition, commenting platforms allow creation of open, searchable archives of public comments for each campaign.  Once comments are sent to government, we retain a permanent copy to create an accessible record of public concern.

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