Kansas City Star – Argentine/Turner Good Neighbor Committee asks BNSF to clean up its act

Source: Kansas City Star

The Diesel Health Project and the Argentine/Turner Good Neighbor Committee are fortunate there are such smart and hard working news media folks in Kansas City!

As we reported a few days ago in KANSAS CITY, KANSAS COMMUNITY GROUP REQUESTS THAT BNSF REDUCE EMISSIONS OF DANGEROUS DIESEL EXHAUST AIR POLLUTION INTO THEIR NEIGHBORHOODSKCTV5 gave us amazing coverage on extremely short notice.  We were very impressed by what reporter Erika Tallan and her team can do in a few hours.  Click to view her video –

Emissions from KC rail yard affecting neighborhood health

Today, one of the best medical reporters in the U.S., Alan Bavley of the Kansas City Star, wrote an outstanding front page news story on our monitoring and requests of BNSF to clean up their pollution.  If you’d like to learn more about our work, please check out:

Residents worry that Kansas City, Kan., rail yard threatens their health