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Will California Crack Down on Toxic Pollution From Rail Yards?


Environment  (tags: environment, pollution, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 3552 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Community and public health groups are planning a demonstration at Friday's Air Resources Board meeting in Diamond Bar to demand that the state enact tough regulations on the California's 18 rail yards.



   

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MmAway M (519)
Friday September 25, 2009, 6:38 pm
Great Article Cal!!!

Thanks..

California has so much problems right now...and from that article seems to me the fact that the railroads have the upper hand here.

UMMMM

Would like updates on this...if you get.

Thanks again!!!
 

Terry S (16)
Saturday September 26, 2009, 9:35 pm
What the people need to do is take their complaint to the Department of Commerce. Unfortunately, States are powerless to force compliance. At the same time, the people also need to be aware, that if they become overzealous, they could loose those railyards. Not to mention the tax dollars that they contribute to their city. That is just the way business is done now a days. Ironically, in spite of all the evidence of health problems, another city will pay the railroads to move the yards. Lock, stock and barrel. Be careful where you step.
 

. (0)
Monday September 28, 2009, 8:21 am
Oh boy this is a tough one... but hopefully a suitable plan can come out of this action..
 
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