"And secondly, I would impose a significant state landfill tipping fee and use that tipping fee to fund the billion dollar bond issue that I want to create to produce the funds for all of the environmental challenges that we just went over."
"The environment is everything that isn't me."Ed Rendell on Albert Einstein
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."Ed Rendell on Margaret Mead
"Keep close to Nature's heart... and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean."Ed Rendell on John Muir
"Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth."Ed Rendell on Henry David Thoreau
"God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools."Ed Rendell on John Muir
"One of the things that people don't realize is that that natural beauty, those recreational forests, they have an economic development impact for the state as well."
"There are a tremendous amount of environmental issues that are on the table."
"I think a moratorium probably is legal, and we should probably for a short period of time impose a moratorium so that we don't permit any additional landfill permits for the time being, so we don't exacerbate the problem."