Maryland Blog Posts

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Banning Unrecyclable Plastics in Montgomery County

October 5, 2020

On September 15, the Montgomery County Council held a public hearing on Council Bills 32-20 and 33-20, about moving beyond the use of plastics that cannot be recycled in Montgomery County.

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Solar Siting in Montgomery County: Testimony ZTA 20-01

September 30, 2020

UPDATE: After a public "town hall" on 11/5 Montgomery County is convening a working group on ZTA 20-01.

A vote for Franca Muller Paz is a vote for clean water, clean air, and healthy communities

Franca Muller Paz for Baltimore City Council District 12!

September 30, 2020

Ballots are arriving in mailboxes across Baltimore City as we speak, and as a country we face enormous challenges and choices between now and the November elections.

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Putting drinking water first in Frederick County

September 10, 2020

This summer, Frederick County proved itself to be an environmental leader.