Sustainable South Bronx

Thursday, March 05, 2009

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 Miquela Craytor about how green roofing, energy retrofitting and cleaning up the Bronx river can radically alter some of the city’s poorest areas.


Miquela Craytor,

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Jason Brotter from South Bronx

Green jobs along with an entirely new industry is coming to the South Bronx. Several sites have already been evaluated for the construction of an Air Car plant and showroom facility. Bronx Motor Works in conjunction with Motor Development International and Zero Pollution Motors will build the first U.S. plant this year and the fist Air Cars will roll out of the South Bronx in 2010.

Mar. 05 2009 01:31 PM

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