The River
An abandoned industrial warehouse facility on the Hudson River in 1973.Photo by Chester Higgins; from the US National Archives and Records Administration.

Is the Hudson River Cleanup Finished?

The EPA Thinks So. New York State’s DEC Says No Way.

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New York In Prison

New York State counties ask: Do we really need a jail?

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Our Aging Infrastructure: Peril and Opportunity

As a nation, we’re not doing very well at keeping our systems running. Here's why.

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No More Plastic Bags

What is the net environmental effect of the bag ban?