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Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Who will clean the Gowanus?
Public debate over who will be responsible for cleaning the polluted Brooklyn canal ends today. Should it be designated a federal Superfund site or be cleaned by the city and private developers? The Environmental Protection Agency is not expected to release their final decision until at least September.
For more information, check out these recent news articles:
And if you're in the vicinity of the Brooklyn Public Library at Grand Army Plaza, check out the exhibit “Brooklyn in Transition: A Photographic Essay of the Gowanus," which is currently on display in the Grand Lobby.