Peace demonstrators in Albany protest crude oil trains

Troy Record | April 2, 2015 | Staff Report

ALBANY >> A quiet protest took place Wednesday in front of Albany City Hall to object to the continued presence of explosive crude oil trains in Albany. The organization, PAUSE (People of Albany United for Safe Energy) was joined by peace demonstrators. According to PAUSE, this past winter there were four explosive derailments, and nine crude oil explosions since July of 2013.

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commented 2015-04-02 18:22:17 -0400 · Flag
Why can’t government protect us from the very real danger of incineration created by this oil by rail? Isn’t that their job? The feds expect 10 derailments over the next year. If we have one here, many will die.
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PAUSE, People of Albany United for Safe Energy
PAUSE is a grassroots group of individuals who have come together to promote safe, sustainable energy and fight for environmental justice. We engage the greater public to stop the fossil fuel industry’s assault on the people of Albany and our environment.