Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Bushwick Group to Receive Environmental Justice Grant from EPA

The Eagle received this press release:

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will join Make the Road New York, a community-based organization in Bushwick. The organization will accept an EPA environmental justice grant to conduct participatory research and outreach. Make the Road New York promotes economic justice, equity and opportunity for all New Yorkers through community, advocacy and many other support services. Environmental Justice is the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income in the development, implementation and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations and policies.

It will be tomorrow at 10:30 a.m. at
301 Grove St. in Bushwick.

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