Chicago residents challenge freight yard expansion
(Source: Associated Press, September 14, 2013)
CHICAGO — Residents in one of Chicago's poorest neighborhoods have complained for years about diesel fumes, noise and vibrations from a blocks-long rail yard that slices through their community. Now, plans for a massive expansion have prompted them to do something they say the city and company won't: Test the air around their homes for elevated pollution levels.
Full story: Belleville News Democrat
Monday, September 16, 2013
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