March: Comings & Going

Report Shows Oil Trains are an Environmental Justice Issue Marginalized communities bear a disproportionate risk in the operations of oil train rails in Philadelphia, according to the report “Environmental Justice and Oil Trains in Pennsylvania.” Released in February by ForestEthics, ACTION United and PennEnvironment, the reportstates that people of color and historically poor communities in

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Green Homes for the Homeless

  Project HOME, which seeks to empower homeless individuals and families to break the cycle of homelessness, continues to bring their social consciousness to a string of green building projects, most recently in Fairmount and Chinatown. JBJ Soul Homes1415 Fairmount AvenueJBJ Soul Homes offers units for formerly homeless individuals.  Within its four stories are 55

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