“Geography is about the relationship between humans and the environment,” says Middlebury College fellow Carolyn Finney.
Little Village community leaders want the site developer’s permits revoked and new oversight powers from the city.
Low-income populations and people of color were largely left out of Massachusetts’ biotechnology and cannabis booms.
The proposal would put Virginia on the right side of history while positioning the state be a climate and clean economy leader, write Maggie Clark and Rachel Smucker of the Solar Energy Industries Association.
Little Village residents worry pollution from truck traffic will be more harmful to the neighborhood than coal emissions.