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News, notes and thoughts from Blue Water Baltimore.



Stuck at Home? Design a Reusable Bag!

reusable bag design contest
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In anticipation of Baltimore’s plastic bag ban, we’re partnering with the Office of Sustainability on a design contest for reusable bags to give out to city residents.  Earlier in January, before we fell into the grips of a global pandemic,…

Action Alert: Speak Out About Sewage Backups

A sewer overflow discharging brown sewage into a local waterway.
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Sewage doesn’t belong in our streets – or our homes. When it rains in Baltimore, millions of gallons of sewage flow into our streams, rivers, Inner Harbor, and even our homes. Sewage backups in homes and buildings are a big…

Legislative Priorities in 2018 for Blue Water Baltimore

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The Maryland General Assembly convenes January 10, and this session Blue Water Baltimore will be in Annapolis, working with partners, legislators, and constituents like you on two laws to protect communities and our waterways.  We will focus on phasing out…