Maryland News

Environmentalists call for action on oil trains in Baltimore

June 13, 2017

 

Environmentalists held a news conference Tuesday, on the one-year anniversary of a train derailment in the Howard Street Tunnel at the Mount Royal Station.

Residents Seek Solution To ‘Ticking Time Bomb’ Oil Trains In Area

June 13, 2017

 

165,000 people in Baltimore live in the blast zone near the tracks these trains travel on.

On anniversary of train derailment, groups call for transparency, legislation on crude oil in Baltimore

June 13, 2017

Jennifer Kunze, Maryland organizer for Clean Water Action, an environmental group with 8,000 members in Baltimore, cited a train explosion that killed 47 people in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, in 2013 as

Baltimore's City Council casts its vote in favor of offshore wind

May 9, 2017

Baltimore's City Council voted 14-0 Monday evening to urge the Maryland Public Service Commission to approve the building of an offshore wind farm off the coast of Ocean Ci