Posts Tagged ‘Greyhound’

Go Greyhound, and leave pollution to us!

December 11, 2019

 

Go Greyhound, and leave pollution to us!

Bus deck, Union Station, Washington DC

D.C. Attorney General Karl Racine and the District Department of Energy and Environment have filed a lawsuit claiming Greyhound buses regularly disregard the District’s three-minute idling limit, polluting the air and endangering the health of workers, riders, and DC residents and visitors. The suit against the bus company is based on a DDOE study conducted at the Union Station bus deck, and the DA seeks reimbursement for investigation costs and $216,000 in penalties.

Washington DC is filled with idling intercity, charter, tourist, and commuter buses every day, but you’ve got to start somewhere.

More:

“D.C. sues Greyhound over buses idling at Union Station,” Justin Wm. Moyer, Washington Post

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Black & White

June 11, 2017

“Black & White,” written in 1951 by David Arkin and Earl Robinson, performed by Greyhound in 1971. The song was originally recorded by Pete Seeger.

More:

“Greyhound – The Story behind ‘Black and White,'” Marco On The Bass

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