Midland

Partnership's EJ struggle case study in book on Water Policy

Pacific Institute's new book, A TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY U.S. WATER POLICY outlines the need for a coherent U.S. Water Policy.  It cites the Partnership for Onondaga Creek’s water quality and environmental justice achievement.  The Partnership for Onondaga Creek is featured in “A Case
Study of the Community Impacts of Combined Sewer Overflow Abatement Projects in Syracuse,
NY.”  This case study highlights the community’s struggle for environmental justice that led to Onondaga County’s use of widespread green infrastructure to address its combined sewer overflow

Partnership's EJ struggle case study in book on Water Policy

Published: 
August 29, 2012

Pacific Institute's new book, A TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY U.S. WATER POLICY outlines the need for a coherent U.S. Water Policy.  It cites the Partnership for Onondaga Creek’s water quality and environmental justice achievement.  The Partnership for Onondaga Creek is featured in “A Case
Study of the Community Impacts of Combined Sewer Overflow Abatement Projects in Syracuse,
NY.”  This case study highlights the community’s struggle for environmental justice that led to Onondaga County’s use of widespread green infrastructure to address its combined sewer overflow

Community Meeting on county's W. Castle St. Restoration Plan

Southwest Community Center
Street:
401 South Avenue
City:
Syracuse
,
Province:
Postal Code:
13204

Contact Info

Mercedes Bloodworth
315-478-4571

The community meeting answering the question:  After the County pipeline goes in what will our neighborhood look like?

This community meeting is especially for the residents near W. Castle Street but it is free and open to the public.  Refreshment will be provided.  Onondaga Earth Corp youth will present an introduction on Green Infrastructure followed by a county presentation on the proposed restoration plan.

IRC Presentation

Date: 
December, 2006

RTF or Us

File Download: 
Date: 
January, 2005

Midland Timeline

Date: 
March, 2005

Environmental Justice (2008)

File Download: 
Date: 
November, 2008