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Jeff Carlson: Kids and trains don’t mix

Published Wednesday March 15

Objections to the VMT/Orcem proposal to reactivate the rail line cutting across town have emphasized the noise and not avoidable interruptions to traffic flow and emergency response vehicles.

The discussion surrounding kid safety has mainly focused on the tons of air pollutants the project would release into south Vallejo neighborhoods where the kids already suffer alarming rates of respiratory illness. We’ve also talked at length about the health and safety impacts of running hundreds of heavy diesel trucks through neighborhood streets every day.

• They are more likely to be out and about on their own.

Article length: About 590 words.
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