green http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: How could more cities go ‘green’? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-could-more-cities-go-green <p><span class="s1">&nbsp;&nbsp; Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 40222 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How could more cities go ‘green’? Mrs. Small did something big last Saturday – she got arrested at 90 years old http://kalw.org/post/mrs-small-did-something-big-last-saturday-she-got-arrested-90-years-old <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">August 6 marks the one year anniversary of the Chevron refinery fire in Richmond. The fire, caused by a leak in a 40-year old pipe, sent a plume of smoke across nearby neighborhoods, leading thousands of residents to eventually seek medical care.</span></p><p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 16:59:24 +0000 Daniel Moore 31229 at http://kalw.org Mrs. Small did something big last Saturday – she got arrested at 90 years old Historically smart land design http://kalw.org/post/historically-smart-land-design <p>California&#39;s outer coast once boasted 27 miles of Bay Area beaches. Up until the 20th Century, these beaches provided a natural buffer for the inner land areas; then came freeways, airports and downtowns. KALW&#39;s Ben Trefny spoke with Robin M. Grossinger, Senior Scientist and Historical Ecology Program Director at the <a href="http://www.sfei.org/">San Francisco Estuary Institute</a> about California beaches, landscape heritage and how some of these areas have rebuilt themselves.</p> Tue, 13 Mar 2012 00:22:30 +0000 Ben Trefny 7333 at http://kalw.org Historically smart land design