Category Archives: Environmental Justic

Across the Nation, PFAS Are In America’s Drinking Water Supplies

And here at home in Dane County A new report from the Environmental Working Group shows that a group of toxic fluorinated chemicals or “PFAS” have been detected at more than 1300 sites, in 49 states, putting more than 100 million … Continue reading

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Social and Environmental Justice For Allied Dr. Neighborhood Dealt Setback by Highway Project

Did Madison Keep its Promise to the Neighborhood? In 2004 the City of Madison, under the leadership of then-Mayor David J. Cieslewicz, produced a neighborhood planning document called “A Vision for the Allied Community.”  In this document Mayor Dave, as … Continue reading

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