The Freedom to Breathe tour is designed to draw attention to the immediate impacts of climate change in communities across the country, and WE ACT for Environmental Justice is supporting a number of community organizations participating in the tour through a
WE ACT’s Bilingual Community Organizer and Outreach Coordinator Génesis Abreu spoke with NY1 Noticias (1:33) about the Inwood rezoning plan, explaining that it has not adequately taken into consideration the voice of the community. It’s part of WE ACT’s mission
Saritha Ramakrishna, a WE ACT intern and Master in City Planning candidate at MIT, wrote this article on Literary Hub looking at how climate change, politics, socioeconomics, and racism have contributed to a cauldron of environmental injustice in her native
[:en]Join this free East Harlem community meeting to discuss strategies to ensure that the Second Avenue Subway extension brings good jobs for local residents, more opportunities for local businesses, and better public transit, family services, and a healthier environment for
This report details the community visioning process for the 135th Marine Transfer Station.
WE ACT is working to ensure that the Northern Manhattan community fully benefits from the waterfront.
[:en]Our capital campaign will help in securing the funds needed to construct, equip and maintain and environmental justice center in Harlem[:]
[:en]The way that buildings are built is often just as important as the fact that they have been built at all.[:]
[:en]Harlem-on-the-River is a community-based planning model that should be replicated nationally to develop public space and encourage community-based economic development.[:]
A redeveloped MTS that crystallizes the community’s vision will bring a better quality of life and improved economic development to the West Harlem waterfront.