2009 Press

“New Girl in Town: The Quest for Cleaner Air,” PopCity, Dec. 2, 2009.

“Developers say prevailing wage legislation could hurt Pittsburgh,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Nov. 23, 2009.

“Panel of experts: County should revisit tabled toxic-air proposals,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Nov. 23, 2009.

“Ludlum awaits word on growth permit,” amm.com, Nov. 16, 2009.

“Consol Energy effort burnishes firm’s, coal’s image,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Nov. 13, 2009.

“New hot strip mill to cut Ludlum’s overall pollution,” Valley News Dispatch, Nov. 13, 2009.

“Air quality hearing set on Harrison steel mill,” Valley News Dispatch, Nov. 11, 2009.

“A New Bus in Pittsburgh,” Keystone Edge, Nov. 5, 2009.

“Forum told Carrie plan could spur traffic problems,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Oct. 29, 2009.

“Diesel-exhaust reduction is an important public health measure,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Oct. 26, 2009.

“GASP honors environmental activist Ameno for efforts,” Valley News Dispatch, Oct. 23, 2009.

“City to reduce emissions from garbage truck fleet,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Oct. 17, 2009.

“Groups lay out plan to improve air quality,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Oct. 9, 2009.

“Experts weigh in on Sustainability of Pittsburgh,” Allegheny Front radio show, Sept. 23, 2009.

“Consol may receive $1 million grant for carbon capture, sequestration research,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Sept. 19, 2009.

“Teen’s campaign leads to greener city school buses,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 20, 2009.

“Economic stimulus money to help Allegheny County shed three tons of soot,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Aug. 14, 2009.

“EPA funding to reduce diesel emissions in Allegheny County,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Aug. 14, 2009.

“Team 4 Follow-Up: Allegheny County Gets Stimulus Cash For Cleaner Air,” WTAE Channel 4 News, Aug. 13, 2009.

“Coke battery permit debated in Clairton,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 30, 2009.

“Air Apparent,” Next American City, July 2009.

“Allegheny board of health delays changes in rules for toxic air pollutants,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, July 2, 2009.

“It’s clear that we need to improve our air quality,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 9, 2009.

“Healthier buses,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 8, 2009.

“Turning Yellow Buses Green,” h magazine, Spring 2009.

“Sierra Club Kicks Off Local “Beyond Coal” Campaign,” Allegheny Sierran, Spring/Summer 2009.

“Stop that bus: Schools need to address polluting diesel vehicles,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial, June 1, 2009.

“City schools seek to make buses cleaner,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 25, 2009.

“PennFuture, Along with Legislators and Public Interest Organizations, Takes Action to Protect Citizens’ Rights in Brief Filed before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court,” tradingmarkets.com, May 18, 2009.

“Discussion by Squirrel Hill group to highlight health risks of pollution,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, May 11, 2009.

“Don’t Breathe Easy: Lung Association ranks region high in air pollutants,” WDUQNews, April 29, 2009.

“Allegeheny County airs disagreement with pollution rank,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, April 29, 2009.

“Lung association says Pittsburgh’s soot still worst in U.S.,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 29, 2009.

“Pollution law changes would give Allegheny County free rein, letter contends,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, April 15, 2009.

“EPA developing regulations for how to dispose of coal ash,” Pittsburgh Business Times, March 20, 2009.

“Monongahela Valley wind bad for lungs, CMU says,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 19, 2009.

“Environmental activists call on Pittsburgh schools to retrofit buses,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette March 17, 2009.

“Parents, Environmentalists Want Buses Retrofitted,” WDUQNews, March 16, 2009.

“Healthy School Bus Campaign Seeks to Protect Students, Environment,” WPXI News, March 16, 2009.

“DEP To Fund Anti-Idling Law Education,” DEP Press Office, March 13, 2009.

“Board of Health wants to tap into air pollution cash,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, March 5, 2009.

“We can’t afford to ignore school bus exhaust,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Feb. 24, 2009.

“Cleaner bus air in pipeline for schoolchildren,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Feb. 18, 2009.

“Districts largely uninterested in funds for retrofitting buses,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Feb. 17, 2009.

“Cleaner-air rewards,” Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Jan. 28, 2009.

“EPA: Pittsburgh misses ozone mark,” The Pitt News, Jan. 27, 2009.

“Health Board delays controversy over air pollution fines,” Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Jan. 8, 2009.