Back to Newsroom

News & Updates

PRESS RELEASE: Oregon Oil Train Bill Fails to Protect Communities

PRESS RELEASE: Oregon Oil Train Bill Fails to Protect Communities

June 28, 2017
Latest News

The bill is marred by secrecy provisions and lack of enforcement.

Proposed Union Pacific Mosier Rail Expansion

Proposed Union Pacific Mosier Rail Expansion

June 13, 2017
Latest News

Tribes, conservation groups applaud Columbia River Gorge Commission decision on proposed Union Pacific Mosier rail expansion

Hundreds Gather in Mosier to Remember Derailment

Hundreds Gather in Mosier to Remember Derailment

June 3, 2017
Latest News

One year after an oil train derailment in the town, hundreds gathered in Mosier to remember the fiery wreck and speak out against proposed fossil fuel terminal developments.

1.3 Million Comments Delivered Against Coal and Oil Transport Terminals

1.3 Million Comments Delivered Against Coal and Oil Transport Terminals

May 11, 2017
Latest News

Find out what's next and how you can help.

Washington Regulators: Coal Terminal Would Cause "Signficant, Long-Lasting Harm"

Washington Regulators: Coal Terminal Would Cause "Signficant, Long-Lasting Harm"

May 4, 2017
Latest News

State agency and county release final review for largest proposed coal export terminal in North America.

Safety Defects on Oil Train Routes Shows Need for Passing Oregon Rail Legislation

Safety Defects on Oil Train Routes Shows Need for Passing Oregon Rail Legislation

April 5, 2017
Latest News

Union Pacific received the most violation recommendations.

Federal Court Dismisses Union Pacific Lawsuit

Federal Court Dismisses Union Pacific Lawsuit

March 8, 2017
Latest News

Railroad fails to circumvent tribal treaty rights and Columbia Gorge protection laws.

BNSF Agrees to Clean Up Waterways Soiled by Coal Leaking From Trains

BNSF Agrees to Clean Up Waterways Soiled by Coal Leaking From Trains

March 3, 2017
Latest News

BNSF concession closes lawsuit filed by Friends, allies.

< 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 >