Baltimore's Fair Development Plan for Zero Waste Launch!

Frontline communities in South Baltimore and across the city have drafted, in partnership with Zero Waste national experts, a Fair Development Plan for Zero Waste that will provide a near term plan to help close and move past the BRESCO incinerator, expand waste collections including public investment in cleaning up our vacant lands and illegal dumping sites, and create hundreds of local living wage jobs.

This initiative aims to address Baltimore city's worst air polluter - the trash burning incinerator. We can build on the momentum of environmental breakthroughs - the passage of the Clean Air Act that the incinerator says it can't comply with, the recent plastic bag ban victory - to now finally push for a racially and economically just Zero Waste Plan to transform not only our air quality but lift up human rights values to ensure Black and poor communities currently and historically burdened with the ill effects of our waste system are a priority. It is time to urgently address climate change and the very real crisis of air pollution and waste our city has contended with for too long.

WHEN
February 22, 2020 at 12pm - 3pm
WHERE
University of Maryland School of Social Work Auditorium
525 W Redwood St
Baltimore , MD 21201
United States
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CONTACT
Adriana Foster · · 410-929-5838
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Gary Nelson
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Jewel Davis
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Rodette United Workers
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Matt Peterson
George Loch
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Brian Dolge
Bernadette Jones
Hakim Elamenoe
Derick Coleman
Parish Olmstead
Sakina Ilyas
Gwen DuBois
Antonio Jones
Bob Mayes
Keedie Robinson
Twanneshia Thomas
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