A dedicated group of Baltimore’s faith leaders, communities and environmentalists have been working hard to put the kibosh on highly flammable “oil bomb trains” entering Baltimore City.
At first glance, the Paris Climate Agreement resolution that the
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.
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
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