The study linked the EPA’s relaxed enforcement during the pandemic with higher air pollution and COVID-19 cases.
A new paper presents several proposals to improve the chances that Black, Latinx and other higher-risk communities see the benefits of electric vehicles.
Chelsea residents are demanding a greater say in the pollution-generating projects that are developed in their city.
State and local governments often have authority but lack the resources and political will to enforce pollution rules.
Little Village community leaders want the site developer’s permits revoked and new oversight powers from the city.