Baltimore became the first major city to support the Back from the Brink resolution urging congressional action on preventing nuclear war. Chesapeake PSR worked closely with the city council in passing this resolution.
Chesapeake PSR has testified in opposition to certain aspects of a proposed rulemaking in Maryland on nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions from large Municipal Waste Combustors (MWCs).
The Baltimore City Council has adopted an ambitious climate resolution that criticizes the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement and commits the city to a clean, equitable energy future.
Oil trains in Baltimore pose a risk to health and safety. A proposed bill requires the city to assess risks of and responses to oil train accidents. A Baltimore City Council public hearing is November 1 at 10 a.m.