Editor’s note: The following post is republished with permission from T4AmericaBlog. How can we ensure that investments in communities lead to safer, more convenient infrastructure for all? In President Biden’s first weeks in office, he established an environmental justice initiative called Justice40, which aims to direct benefits from federal investments to disadvantaged communities. Today, the […]
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