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Protecting Connecticut's Urban Environments

Catch the Bus...for the People's Climate March in New York, September 21
CCEJ is renting a 55 seater coach bus to bring Hartford area people to New York to join in the largest planned protest for climate change action in history, the People's Climate March. All are invited to join us.
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New Law Will Mean End to Hartford Incinerator
This spring, Connecticut passed a law that will begin a process to close and re-purpose Hartford's trash burning plant, the nation's 5th largest incinerator.
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Former CCEJ President Speaks about Climate Change Impacts Expected in Black Communities
On the nationally syndicated Tom Joyner radio program, former CCEJ president Dr. Mark Mitchell discussed health risks that black communities face due to climate change.
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CCEJ Protests Bridgeport Coal Plant at PSEG Headquarters
CCEJ supporters voiced anger at PSEG Headquarters in New Jersey about the company's Bridgeport coal plant that has created a legacy of air pollution and illness for its city's residents.
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Hartford Recycles Project A Success
CCEJ's newly completed Hartford Recycles project has convinced public housing sites, multifamily dwellers, and small businesses citywide to recycle more than 150 tons of waste since 2010.
Read about Hartford Recycles and an interview with one of our Recycling Captains!

CCEJ Summer Youth Speak Out
Hartford youth from CCEJ's first ever Summer Youth Program share their experiences in a new set of YouTube videos.
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Hot off the Presses! Climate Justice in Bridgeport, a New Newsletter
CCEJ publishes the first newsletter about the climate impacts of coal plant pollution on Bridgeport, CT.
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CCEJ gets EJ bill passed!

All About Connecticut's Environmental Justice Law
Connecticut’s environmental justice law gives poor communities statewide valuable tools to confront pollution impairing their health and environment.
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- Community thrilled over EJ law: read the story!
- View PowerPoint presentations on the EJ Law

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