Marilyn Bardet interviews

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

“Stop Crude by Rail” Benicia Activist Marilyn Bardet Honored With 13th Annual Anthony Grassroots Prize

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

Benicia election – a flood of letters for Kari and Terry, and blasting Valero’s corrupt influence

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

Let’s Have an East-Side City park in the Historic Benicia Arsenal !

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 !