How green are the candidates? Miquela Craytor, executive director of Sustainable South Bronx, discusses the New York City mayoral candidates' records and Ed Rodgers, NJN News environment correspondent and public affairs producer, discusses the New Jersey gubernatorial candidates' records on green jobs, recycling, and renewable energy policy.
President Obama's economic stimulus package has billions of dollars to promote green collar jobs. But, the group Sustainable South Bronx has been providing green collar job training for low income New York City residents for over five years. We’ll speak to the group’s Executive Director ...
This week, Mayor Bloomberg announced a revitalization program for the Bronx. Deemed the "South Bronx Initiative," the plan does not include the area around the Sheridan Expressway. Miquela Craytor, deputy director of Sustainble South Bronx, talks about the disconnect between city planning and community activism.
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