A large group met at Mitchell Park in San Luis Obispo on Saturday, July 9, 2016, to protest the Phillips 66 oil train proposed to travel through Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. The group left Mitchell Park and marched through town to the SLO County administration building on Monterey Street. San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Charles Varney, representative of the San Luis Obispo Surfrider’s Association were among some of the key speakers. Several hundred protestors walk up Osos Street toward the County Building on Monterey Street. Maureen Forney, a teacher from San Leandro, spurs on the crowd to chant.
A large group met at Mitchell Park in San Luis Obispo on Saturday, July 9, 2016, to protest the Phillips 66 oil train proposed to travel through Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. The group left Mitchell Park and marched through town to the SLO County administration building on Monterey Street. San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Charles Varney, representative of the San Luis Obispo Surfrider’s Association were among some of the key speakers. Several hundred protestors walk up Osos Street toward the County Building on Monterey Street. Maureen Forney, a teacher from San Leandro, spurs on the crowd to chant. Laura Dickinson ldickinson@thetribunenews.com
A large group met at Mitchell Park in San Luis Obispo on Saturday, July 9, 2016, to protest the Phillips 66 oil train proposed to travel through Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. The group left Mitchell Park and marched through town to the SLO County administration building on Monterey Street. San Luis Obispo Mayor Jan Marx, Santa Barbara County Supervisor Salud Carbajal and Charles Varney, representative of the San Luis Obispo Surfrider’s Association were among some of the key speakers. Several hundred protestors walk up Osos Street toward the County Building on Monterey Street. Maureen Forney, a teacher from San Leandro, spurs on the crowd to chant. Laura Dickinson ldickinson@thetribunenews.com

Phillips 66 will hurt SLO County citizens in more ways than one

July 10, 2016 08:42 PM