Charles Varni and retired Lucia Mar teacher Kathleen Minck speak during a protest Saturday in San Luis Obispo. A couple of hundred people rallied to protest the Phillips 66 proposal to bring oil by train to its Nipomo Mesa refinery. Speakers included San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Varni, representing the San Luis Obispo Surfriders' Association.
Charles Varni and retired Lucia Mar teacher Kathleen Minck speak during a protest Saturday in San Luis Obispo. A couple of hundred people rallied to protest the Phillips 66 proposal to bring oil by train to its Nipomo Mesa refinery. Speakers included San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Varni, representing the San Luis Obispo Surfriders' Association. ldickinson@thetribunenews.com
Charles Varni and retired Lucia Mar teacher Kathleen Minck speak during a protest Saturday in San Luis Obispo. A couple of hundred people rallied to protest the Phillips 66 proposal to bring oil by train to its Nipomo Mesa refinery. Speakers included San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Varni, representing the San Luis Obispo Surfriders' Association. ldickinson@thetribunenews.com

Phillips 66 oil-by-rail proposal prompts a statewide outcry

July 11, 2015 08:45 PM

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