Coalition of Community Organizations Meeting

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Photography by Vicky Pink - Concerns residents of the Coalition of Community Organizations Creosote held a meeting to address their concerns about their health and that of their neighbors. Citizens are concerned about the number of cases of cancer and other illnesses stemming from what is believed to be chemicals, specifically Creosote, in the air coming from nearby plants. Testing has been done and the results have proven that chemicals were detected in residential areas. The residents gathered to determine their next steps to clean up the air and their neighborhood.