What’s a gas power plant doing in a low-income area of Middletown, NY? Next to an active stream, that feeds into the town’s aquifer?
Notice all the red areas? These are “environmental justice” tracts. This interactive slider shows how old census data minimized the impacts on local (poor) residents.
Video (04/01/17) showing an active stream next to CPV plant, which runs into the Wallkill aquifer.
- Read how Cuomo’s former aide Percoco helped permit CPV through corruption
- Read how local residents opposed this project from the beginning.
- Get involved with Protect Orange County