Maryland News

Three Clean Water Bills Signed!

April 30, 2019

Today, Governor Hogan signed three bills that Clean Water Action worked on this legislative session.

Baltimore Train Derailment: Tankers Towed Away As Cleanup Continues

April 22, 2019

Jennifer Kunze with Clean Water Action said even though one of those cars leaked its diesel, residents in the area got lucky.

Toxic for People & Planet projected on BRESCO by the Backbone Campaign

MD General Assembly Votes to Keep Subsidizing Trash Incineration

April 9, 2019

The Maryland General Assembly has passed the Clean Energy Jobs Act, requiring that Maryland reach 50% renewable energy by 2030.

“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).