Front and Centered conducted an equity analysis of toxic sites and the Model Toxics Control Act.
Few climate action plans adequately identify or describe how to address disparities.
There are both immediate and long term threats.
The data shows communities of color in Washington, like elsewhere, are disproportionately impacted by the burning of fossil fuels which leads to climate change.
Summary Over nine months, Puget Sound Sage and Got Green set out to learn how our communities were experiencing climate change. Led by the Climate Justice committee, they interviewed 175 people living in South Seattle/King County and 30 organizations with the goal of determining our collective priorities and lift up the message that poor people and