St. Louisans call for climate justice with downtown march

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(KTVI)-As thousands march in New York City Sunday for what’s being called the “People’s Climate March”, a march in solidarity will be held in downtown St. Louis.  Participants say they are asking for climate justice, an end to pollution from outdated power plants, and a transition to clean, renewable energy.

The marchers will gather in Kiener Plaza at 1:00pm.

The People’s Climate March taking place in New York City is being held at the same time that the United Nations is meeting to talk about global commitments on climate change.

You can watch a live stream of the NYC march here.