Harlem’s Peggy Shepard To Speak At Columbia Climate School Graduation In Harlem

Environmental justice advocate Peggy Shepard will deliver the keynote address at Columbia Climate School’s inaugural Class Day ceremony. Continue Reading →


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State Senate One-House Budget Includes Landmark Statewide Ban On Fossil Fuels In New Construction

Today, the New York State Senate revealed its One-House budget, including a landmark statewide ban on fossil fuels in new construction. Continue Reading →


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Hip, Hip Hooray, New York City Set To Ban Gas Use In New Construction Buildings

After a successful campaign led by the #GasFreeNYC coalition, New York City will soon ban the use of gas in new construction. Continue Reading →


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WE ACT Part Of Coalition To Help Communities Quantify And Locate Dangerous Lead Service Lines

Google.org announced $3 million in grants to BlueConduit Charitable Fund, NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) and WE ACT for Environmental Justice to support the equitable replacement of lead service lines.
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Hip Hip Hooray, WE ACT For Environmental Justice Awarded Bezos Earth Fund Grant for National Justice

WE ACT for Environmental Justice received a $6 million grant from the Bezos Earth Fund. Continue Reading →


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WE ACT Board Chair, Rory Christian Named To The New York State Public Service Commission

The New York State Senate confirmed Rory Christian, a longtime supporter and current Chair of Harlem-based WE ACT Board of Directors, to Commissioner of the New York State Public Service Commission. Continue Reading →


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New York State Legislature Passes Two Bills Reducing Exposure To Toxic Chemicals

WE ACT for Environmental Justice (WE ACT) is celebrating the passage of two bills by the New York State legislature. Continue Reading →


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