Richmond, Calif., might ban coal shipments

(Source: Salt Lake Tribune, November 18, 2019)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah Now city officials in Richmond, Calif., are considering a proposed ordinance banning the handling and storage of coal. The proposal has divided Richmond a working-class city of 110,00 with long-standing ties to heavy industry, famous for oil refining and shipbuilding pitting union workers against environmentalists and public health advocates.

Full story: Salt Lake Tribune

Monday, November 18, 2019
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