Thanks to Benicia watchdog and activist Marilyn Bardet and to KCBC host John Yazel’s Community Focus for these two half-hour radio interviews. Marilyn offers detailed background on the oil and rail industries, the crude by rail boom and the deeply flawed proposal by Benicia’s Valero Refinery. An excellent, wide-ranging expert presentation. KCBC – Community Focus – Oil … Continue reading Marilyn Bardet interviews
Repost from The Rose Foundation [Editor: We are so proud of our colleague and friend, Marilyn Bardet. This honor is more than well-deserved. What would Benicia be without her sharp eyes and driving, precision vocabulary on issues of community health and safety. Don’t miss the photos and videos far below. – RS] 2014 Anthony Prize … Continue reading “Stop Crude by Rail” Benicia Activist Marilyn Bardet Honored With 13th Annual Anthony Grassroots Prize
Letters for Kari in the media and on this website have taken a huge turn – see below. By Roger Straw, November 4, 2022 RECENT LETTERS OF SUPPORT & CONCERN Kathy Kerridge: Don’t fall for Valero tricks in Benicia Susannah Delano: Benicia can pipeline hope for our climate Mayor Steve Young: Benicia is not a … Continue reading Benicia election – a flood of letters for Kari and Terry, and blasting Valero’s corrupt influence
Benicia moving to build apartment complexes on historic land in the Benicia Arsenal Letter by Kathryn Reiss and Tom Strychacz of Benicia, July 20, 2022 [Editor: see additional supporting documentation below. – R.S.] We are 25-year residents of Jefferson Street, and we are extremely concerned about two large apartment complexes threatening Officer’s Row in the … Continue reading Let’s Have an East-Side City park in the Historic Benicia Arsenal !