Maryland Blog Posts

Supporters of the Baltimore Transit Equity Coalition hold a sign at the 2017 Peoples Climate March that reads "Transit Equity Now"

HB141/SB23: The Transit Equity Act

January 26, 2022

Today, the Transit Equity Act has its hearing in the Senate, and tomorrow, in the House!

A compost pile at Prince George's County's compost facility.

Testimony for SB229/HB184: On-Farm Composting

January 24, 2022

Small, local composting operations are a big part of the Zero Waste solution!

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Testimony for SB124: Grant Program to Reduce and Compost School Waste

January 19, 2022

Today, we testified in favor of SB124, legislation to create a grants program for public schools to divert food waste and develop composting infrastructure!

A compost pile at Prince George's County's compost facility.

Expanding Composting in Frederick County

January 14, 2022

Great news for Zero Waste! Key City Compost, a company founded after Frederick County said no to a new incinerator, is growing and expanding their operations.

A collage of images from the 2020 legislative session

Maryland's 2022 Legislative Session

January 7, 2022

Maryland's legislative session starts this Wednesday! For the following 90 days, we'll be working to get important legislation passed for clean air, clean water, and healthy communities.

Beach on the Chesapeake Bay

Another year for clean water

December 29, 2021

If I had to summarize 2021 in one word, I’d use adaptation to describe how our offices across the country and in Maryland took to the hurdles and challenges of the last two years of the pandemic an