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Virtual Toxic Tours 4/10

Curious about environmental justice in the Twin Cities?

Join us for six Virtual Toxic Tours


Tuesday, April 10, 1:20 to 2:50 pm

Olin-Rice Smail Gallery

Environmental Justice (ENVI 237) students will present posters describing cases of local environmental injustice and the activism in response.

Posters will cover the following sites:

·       3M PFC contamination in the east metro

·       University Avenue’s Central Corridor rail line (the Green Line)

·       The Ford plant site in Saint Paul

·       Northern Metal on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis

·       Saint Paul’s Rondo neighborhood and the building of Interstate 94

·       Smith Foundry in the East Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis

Come by for cookies and bars, and learn more about local environmental justice issues.

Sam Zieve