Maryland Blog Posts

The Monocacy River deserves a better Monocacy Plan

February 22, 2019

For the past two years, Frederick and Carroll Counties have been debating the Monocacy Plan: an advisory document meant to guide both counties on improving the health of their shared Monocacy River

No More Cash for Burning Trash

January 18, 2019

Burning trash is not clean energy. When incinerators burn trash, they emit more greenhouse gasses per unit of energy generated than even coal, the dirtiest of fossil fuels.

An Improved Howard Street Tunnel Should Serve Us All

January 2, 2019

The Sun was right to call for greater public transparency about rail traffic through the Howard Street Tunnel, as the public is poised to provide even larger subsidies to renovate it (“

Richard and Jennifer look at a failing infiltration basin

Stormwater Practices Need Inspection and Maintenance

November 12, 2018

In November, Jennifer and I had the opportunity to take a storm water tour with Richard Klein, of Community and Environmental Defense Services.

Maryland Election Results

November 8, 2018

Congratulations to all of the newly elected legislators in local and state office and those who won reelection.

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Ready to Vote on Election Day!

October 3, 2018

Election Day is just around the corner on Tuesday, November 6th. Now is the time to double check your plan to make sure that you are ready to vote!