Tag: Coalition for Clean and Safe Ports

Victory for California: Los Angeles Rules in Favor of the Clean Truck Program

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It’s about time.  In a tremendous legal victory for clean air and workers’ rights, a CA district judge has ruled in favor of the Los Angeles Clean Truck program.  The Clean Truck program allows the Port of Los Angeles to enforce all provisions of one of the most effective diesel reduction programs in the country!…

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$96 for 50 hours of work?

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As part of CEH’s continuing work on improving air quality in low income communities, CEH shares Aditi Vaidya from East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy (EBASE)’s post on the fight to fix the broken port trucking system:   You might have read that EBASE and the Coalition for Clean and Safe Ports took our…

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Take Action: Stand Up for Good Jobs and Clean Air!

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Though I really do crave it, that new flat-screen TV would be a guilty pleasure.  I mean I’ve got a working set, and the new one would doubtlessly be made in Asia, brought here on a ship, loaded onto an 18-wheel diesel truck, carried to a major retailer’s regional distribution warehouse, unloaded, put on another…

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