Maryland News

Baltimore To Consider ‘No Oil Bomb Train’ Legislation

September 7, 2017

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.

Fighting Dangerous Oil Trains in Baltimore

July 18, 2017

We just completed a tour for elected officials and community leaders of part of the Baltimore blast zone, the areas of the city that could be impac

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