Statement on Amazon’s HQ2 RFP

GREEN PARTY Allegheny County Pennsylvania October 18, 2017        Contact: Tim Jones, 412/552-8145,                 David Hughes, 412/421-4163 THE GREEN PARTY OF ALLEGHENY COUNTY URGES MAYOR AND COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO INCLUDE CONDITIONS ON AMAZON PROPOSAL. PITTSBURGH–The Green Party of Allegheny County (GPOAC) understands that Pittsburgh Mayor Bill […]

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Opposing PA Budget Cuts to Environment and Transit

The Green Party of Allegheny County is opposed to the Pennsylvania House Republican plan to plug a state budget shortfall with cuts to essential services and environmental protections, putting corporate profits over people and planet. Some of the proposed provisions include harmful effects to our environment and health: reducing environmental protection by cutting funding to […]

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Ban Fracking in Delaware River Basin

The Green Party of Allegheny County encourages Governor Tom Wolf to vote to permanently ban fracking within the Delaware River Basin watershed [1]. Fracking and the fossil fuel industry as a whole produce pollution that damages our health as well as our environment. Allegheny County already has some of the worst air in the country, leading […]

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