Car pollutions hurts colored people more than white people-MPR News

MPR just ran this piece about colored neighborhoods having more pollution than white neighborhoods. We want the benefits of cars, but not the costs of roads.

 

Read the story here:

http://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/04/15/air-pollution-disparities?from=hp

20140415_air-pollution-map_53Thumbnail courtesy of University of Minnesota Dept. of Civil Engineering.

About Matthias Leyrer

Matthias Leyrer is a resident of Mankato looking to restore a fraction of its old glory. He writes about the economic, aesthetic, practical and financial issues facing the city of Mankato going forward.