Health and Safety Committee


A chair has yet to be confirmed for the Health and Safety Committee. As a result of stakeholder meetings, the following topics may be a focus:

  • Environmental
    • Air Pollution from Surrounding Industry & Truck Traffic
    • Soil Contaminants from Adjacent Properties
    • Moratorium on All Permits for New Polluting Industries
    • Re-Establishing the Department of Environment
    • High Quality Monitors for Polluting Industries
    • Ending Environmental Racism
  • Transportation
    • High Number of Pedestrian/Vehicle Conflicts
    • Complex Intersections (Canalport/Morgan/Cermak, 26th/Western)
  • Public Safety
    • High Crime Areas
    • Poorly Lit Corridor

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