#1 CA: School districts tense over new diesel rules (How far will CARB and the GReens go
06-15-2008, 03:21 PM
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"What a place,The California Air Resources Board, Green Tree Humpers and Fruits everywhere !"
For hundreds of California school districts already facing profound budget problems, the proposed diesel-soot regulations from the Air Resources Board couldn’t come at a worse time: The ARB is pondering a new rule that would require schools to buy new buses—they average about $150,000 each--or retrofit older ones at $20,000 or more per vehicle. The strapped districts also are crying foul over what they see as a betrayal by the ARB. The original diesel rule excluded school buses; the latest version of the rule includes them. The ARB, conducting hearings around the state, is expected to make a final decision...
06-15-2008, 03:24 PM
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California is effed up
06-15-2008, 08:29 PM
And how many Smog Alert days have there been in the past five years?
And how many Smog Alert days were the average - every year, 25 years ago?
If you're going to talk shit about a place - you should actually live there first.At Coretta Scott King's funeral in early 2006, Ethel Kennedy, the widow of Robert Kennedy, leaned over to him and whispered, "The torch is being passed to you." "A chill went up my spine," Obama told an aide. (Newsweek)
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