Healthy Homes

Join us for a FREE screening of the environmental documentary Rubbertown at 6:00 PM on August 14, 2019 at West Harlem Piers Park (Marginal Street & West 132nd Street). The documentary is about the Rubbertown neighborhood in Louisville, which is
Why We Need New York City to Enforce Local Law 55 of 2018   Sokhna Seye and Temera Degroot, high school students attending The Beacon School, are concerned about the enforcement of Local Law No. 55 of 2018. This New
Enforcing the Law for Healthier Homes
As part of the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) Land and Healthy Homes Coalition, WE ACT for Environmental Justice staff and six members of our Healthy Homes Working Group traveled to Albany on March 11, 2019 to advocate for
WE ACT in Albany: Healthy Homes for NYCHA
On September 26th, 2018, WE ACT’s Environmental Health Programs Manager Milagros de Hoz and several of our members testified in a public hearing at the Daniel Patrick Moynihan US Courthouse as part of the Federal Government’s lawsuit against the New
Génesis Abreu on Univision – September 26, 2018
On September 26th, 2018 the Federal Government of the United States’ lawsuit against the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA), US v. NYCHA 18 Civ 5213 (WHP), had a public hearing. Among other housing safety and sanitary violations, lead paint
The How’s, Where’s and Why’s of Lead

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