Maryland News

“No Bomb Trains in Baltimore” Coalition Statement on Falls Road Train Derailment

March 16, 2019

On Friday afternoon, a freight train derailed over the 1900 block of Falls Road.

Bipartisan Coalition Demands End to Ratepayer Subsidies for Trash Incineration

March 8, 2019

On March 8th, an unlikely alliance of Republican and Democratic legislators, residents from across Maryland, and environmental advocates gathered to demand the end of public subsidies for

Environmental advocates support bill to end trash incineration subsidies

March 8, 2019

"It is a pollutant,” said Del. Lorig Charkoudian (D-Montgomery County).

Baltimore incinerator could lose clean energy funding

March 8, 2019

"The BRESCO trash incinerator, in my neighborhood, has received $10 million worth of subsidies in the past six years paid for by Maryland rate payers," said Jennifer Krunze, Maryland program organi

As City Stops Sewage From Flowing into Harbor, Residents’ Basements Fill With Crap

January 26, 2019

“Closing sanitary sewer outfalls is a requirement of the consent decree, but when the city started doing that, the number of homes with sewage backups each year increased from 622 reported backups

Baltimore City's plan to deal with sewage overflows

January 23, 2019

Kim Anderson has been a homeowner in the Grove Park neighborhood for three years, and for three years she has had to deal with sewage muck coming into her home. “It makes me not want to be a homeow