Video Story-HA

This video story introduces the history of the building of the NJ Turnpike and gives a broad overview of the impacts it had on the city of Elizabeth, NJ. Highways are sources of environmental injustices and community members are actively fighting the dangerous health hazards that arise from highway. Elizabeth is a case study into how highways change the fabric of a city and cause great environmental disasters that disproportionately affect the health and well being of people of color.