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Op-Ed: Another Reason to Support Congestion Pricing? Cleaner Air

By Dominique Browning Jan 7, 2019 As a mom living in Washington Heights, I care passionately about clean air for New Yorkers, old and young. I’m constantly reporting buildings that violate clean air laws by spewing out black smoke all over the neighborhood. But buildings are far from the only source of damaging air pollution. Just look to the roads and the rails: Transportation makes up nearly a third of New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions. Cars and traffic, fueled by diesel and gasoline, are largely to blame. The city’s congestion has big consequences for our little ones, whose still-developing lungs are more...

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UP-STAND Spotlight on Kathleen Boyle

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The Postpartum Project Playwright. We laughed, we cried, we wished for more...
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UP-STAND Spotlight on Rica Takashima

UP-STAND Spotlight on Rica Takashima

Making Art Accessible

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UP-STAND Spotlight on Senator Tony Vargas

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UP-STAND Spotlight on Senator Tony Vargas

Nebraska's Changemaker

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UP-STAND Spotlight on Tang McConnell

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UP-STAND Spotlight on Tang McConnell

Giving back to her community

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