It took decades, but a plan to clean up the legacy left by an old creosote plant is finally beginning to take shape.
Navassa: A Century of Pollution
A black industrial town in an agricultural and tourist county, Navassa is the “poster child” for environmental justice issues, says an advocate.
CRO spends the next three days in Navassa, a predominantly black town in Brunswick County that has been the site of a century of industrial pollution. Today, we relive some of that history and outline the plan for the cleanup.