What is the EPA going to do about a new pollution threat on the Southeast Side of Chicago?

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Josh Mogerman and Justin Kaufmann

Southeast Side community activist Olga Bautista  and Josh Mogerman of the Natural Resources Defense Council join Justin to discuss a neurotoxic manganese threat to a Chicago residential community on the Southeast Side of Chicago. Josh and Olga talk about how the community has had their eye on the dangers of manganese for a while, why the companies in the community haven’t done more to prevent these dangers and what the city of Chicago and the EPA are doing about the problem.

Follow Justin on Twitter and give him a like on Facebook. The Download with Justin Kaufmann airs Monday through Friday from 7 pm. to 11 pm on @WGNRadio

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.