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Title VI of the Civil Rights Act

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June 4, 2019 | In the News: Hawaii News Now

State, EPA Reach Agreement On How To Implement Law Aimed At Regulating Pesticide Use

Kylie Wager Cruz, Attorney, Mid-Pacific Office, Earthjustice: “A lot of the major spraying operations were occurring right next to Native Hawaiian communities, include Hawaiian homestead residences on Molokai and West Kauai. It’s very important that the EPA takes a really close look at the Department of Agriculture’s practices to make sure there are no discriminatory impacts to Native Hawaiian communities.”

January 30, 2019 | Reference

Resumen Del Convenio De La Autopista I-70

El acuerdo de conciliación se enfoca en brindar beneficios a las comunidades de Globeville, Elyria y Swansea, que incluyen un estudio de salud de la comunidad, monitoreo del aire, paisajismo y divulgación comunitaria.

January 30, 2019 | Reference

Summary of the I-70 Settlement Agreement

The Colorado Department of Transportation and the Sierra Club, the Colorado Latino Forum, the Chaffee Park Neighborhood Association, and the Elyria Swansea Neighborhood Association, represented by Earthjustice, reached a settlement agreement on Dec. 20, 2017, in a July 2017 lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the District of Colorado on the Central 70 Project.