Maryland Blog Posts

Photo of protest signs at public hearing. Courtesy of Patch.com

Replacing a forest with a business park?

December 11, 2019

In Abingdon in Harford County, a developer has proposed to build a new "Abingdon Business Park:" three e-commerce/warehouse facilities, four restaurants, two flex retail spaces, one hotel, one conv

The Baltimore City Council investigates sewage floods

November 27, 2019

"Raw sewage is bad for human health - this is universal." -Chris Heaney, Associate Professor for Environmental Health and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University

 

Mold in housing in Baltimore City

November 26, 2019

On November 12, the Baltimore City Council held an informational hearing about mold in housing in Baltimore City.

"Closed Means Closed:" the 311 system in Baltimore City and pollution

November 11, 2019

On Thursday October 22 at 2:00 pm, I attended the Baltimore City Council committee’s hearing on

Touring the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant

October 23, 2019
On October 15th, I visited the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant on a tour with Baltimore Heritage.

A Confusing Week for Baltimore's Plastic Bag Ban

October 15, 2019

On Monday October 7 at 1:00 pm, I attended the Baltimore City Council Judiciary Committee's work session on the Plastic Bag Reduction Bill (