Jennifer Kunze - Clean Water Action

Fort Detrick's new medical waste incinerator: info sessions & public comments

June 1, 2020

Did you know that Fort Detrick's medical waste incinerator was shut down two years ago, and that a new one may be rebuilt? Join a public meeting Thursday night to learn more and provide your input to this proposal before its Environmental Assessment is finalized:

Baltimore City Council stands up for cleaner air from BRESCO

July 25, 2017

The BRESCO trash incinerator is the largest air polluter in Baltimore, wastes what could be a valuable resource for local businesses using zero waste practices, and connects with a system of steam pipes that put residents and visitors of Baltimore at risk.  In May, the City Council passed a groundbreaking resolution committing the city to zero waste g

The public hearing room, full, with handwritten letters held in the foreground

67 Marylanders speak out for offshore wind

March 31, 2017

As protectors of the environment, we seem to spend most of our time fighting against dangerous proposals.  From trash-burning incinerators to crude oil train terminals, the resources at Baltimore's port seem to attract some of the worst examples of failed development.  But last night was an incredible opportunity to stand up for the kind of investment in infrastructure we do want to see in Baltimore: infrastructure that cleans our air, fights climate change, and brings good, stable industry and high-paying jobs back to Sparrow's Point.  Last night the Public Service Commission held