Downwinders at Risk Director Jim Schermbeck is joining eight other area environmentalists in helping to produce an environmental and climate plan for the Dallas Independent School District. Schermbeck was appointed by District 8 School Board Trustee Miguel Solis to the newly formed DISD Environmental and Sustainability Committee, which had its first (virtual) meeting two weeks…

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Arguing that the City Of Dallas has always had the authority to clean-up the huge illegal Shingle Mountain dump in Southern Dallas, but chose not to because it’s in a predominantly Black and Brown neighborhood, lawyers for Marsha Jackson added City Hall as a defendant in their federal lawsuit. Dallas joins the Rogue’s Gallery of…

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Join Us for Another Timely Town Hall on Environmental Justice This Coming Tuesday Our Neighborhood Self-Defense Project is on a Mission to Eliminate the Racism That Redlining Left Behind. It’s a funded, multi-year campaign to re-map pollution burdens in Southern Dallas. Learn about this exciting new challengeto the Status Quo. We can make sure newShingle…

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