October 2020 Town Hall

October 30, 2020By AdminAnnouncements, Town Hall, Uncategorized

We hosted our final virtual town hall of 2020. Please view the recording as we provide the latest updates and path forward for the San Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site, the Jones Road Groundwater Plume Superfund Site, and the cancer cluster in Houston’s Fifth Ward. 

Jones Road Community Meeting 10.13.20

October 14, 2020By AdminUncategorized

View the important updates about THEA’s efforts surrounding the Jones Road Groundwater Plume Superfund Site. THEA’s team has been working diligently to digest technical reports and data that we recently received through a Freedom of Information Act Request to the EPA. Please stay tuned for future updates.

August Town Hall

August 4, 2020By AdminAnnouncements, Uncategorized

This month’s Town Hall includes important updates about the San Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site, the Jones Road Groundwater Plume Superfund Site and information regarding public health reporting and the creosote contamination in Houston’s Greater Fifth Ward. Watch the town hall video to hear these important updates.

July Town Hall

July 9, 2020By AdminAnnouncements, Uncategorized

Thank you for staying engaged with THEA, we work hard everyday to keep you informed about  Superfund Sites within our region.   This month’s Town Hall includes important updates about the San Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site, the Jones Road Groundwater Plume Superfund Site and information regarding public health reporting and the creosote contamination in … Read More

5th Ward Town Hall

June 24, 2020By AdminAnnouncements, News, Press, Uncategorized

On June 24th our founder, Jackie Young-Medcalf was joined by environmentalist Lois Gibbs and Stephen Lester, alongside community activist, Charlie Powell for a virtual town hall to inform the public and the press of their assessment of the 5th Ward Cancer Cluster, you can download our fact sheet here.  Environmental contamination in Houston’s Fifth Ward … Read More