DC Morning Coffee

A roundup of green news and rants posted on DC blogs.

The blogs are abuzz about plans to bring back streetcars. But the most comprehensive post is here, at Greater, Greater Washington.

The Prince of Petworth has this worthy screed against litterbugs and a tribute to some anonymous neighbors who installed their own trash bin in a park.

On transportation wonk blog, The Bellows, muses about what the country would be like if we spent as much on rebuilding our decrepit roads, bridges and other infrastructure as we do on defense.  He quotes a figure of $680 billion.

Miles Grant stumps for the climate changes bill that’s still kicking around the Senate.

The City Fix blog mines recently released Census data showing that two-thirds of Washington area workers drive alone to work in a post about traffic congestion and its consequences.



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I'm Christine MacDonald, a journalist and the author of the book: "Green, Inc., An Environmental Insider Reveals How a Good Cause Has Gone B

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