Maryland Blog Posts

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Banning Unrecyclable Plastics in Montgomery County

October 5, 2020

Update: both Bill 32-20 and 33-20 have passed and been signed into law! For more about our work to move Maryland beyond incineration and toward zero waste, click here.

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Solar Siting in Montgomery County: Testimony ZTA 20-01

September 30, 2020

UPDATE: The County Council is poised to vote on ZTA 20-01, and the most important of our concerns have still gone unresolved.

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.