Uprose: United Puerto Rican Organization of Sunset Park

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Uprose: United Puerto Rican Organization of Sunset Park
166A 22nd St
Brooklyn, NY, 11232
United States
See map: Google Maps
East Coast
Elizabeth Yeampierre
Executive Director
Here in Sunset Park Brooklyn, we have 200,000 cars a day going through the Gowanus Expressway. Our community complains about asthma, cancer, respiratory disease but the excuse for neglecting us is that it is too expensive to mitigate.

Location

Uprose: United Puerto Rican Organization of Sunset Park
166A 22nd St
Brooklyn, NY, 11232
United States
See map: Google Maps

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Elizabeth Yeampierre - NYCEJA

Executive Director Elizabeth Yeampierre talks about why her organization has joined Transit Riders for Public Transportation, a new national campaign of the Labor/Community Strategy Center.