Head over to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle to read up on efforts to clean up the notoriously polluted Gowanus Canal. It’s not clear whether these improvements completely remove the possibility for an EPA “Superfund” designation, as floated earlier in the year, but it is a significant ($150 million) commitment.
Taken together, these upgrades will significantly improve water quality and the quality of life around the canal.
^Says the paper. Check out the article to see why.