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Richmond refinery fire largely contained; BART, bridge traffic back to normal

Original post made on Aug 7, 2012

A large fire that blazed last night at Chevron's Richmond refinery compromised air quality and prompted a shelter-in-place warning that has since been lifted in the cities of Richmond, North Richmond and San Pablo.

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Posted by Figured So
a resident of Foothill High School
on Aug 7, 2012 at 5:45 pm

I guess gas prices were getting too low so they had to do something about it.

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Posted by Steve
a resident of Parkside
on Aug 8, 2012 at 6:44 am

If you look at the larger picture, all the pieces begin to add up. Obama Administration, Bay Area liberalism, nearby BART, explosions before the fire. Looks like an effort by the environmentalist oddballs to claim yet again that global warming is on the rise. It's so obvious.