Help Joppa residents reverse decades of environmental racism by building an “environmental protection district” that can serve as a model for other distressed neighborhoods, fighting off new threats, and establishing a Dallas environmental justice policy that stops putting polluters in the same neighborhoods.


Joppa Freedman's Township Association, Inclusive Communities Project, Paul Quinn College, South Central Civic League, NAACP, Downwinders at Risk, Texas Campaign for the Environment, Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas, Sierra Club/Beyond Coal and others.


Batch Plants

Lane Plating Superfund Site

Blue Star Recycling

Air Monitoring

City Economic Development Policy 

Interested in working on systematic solutions to environmental racism in Dallas? Please join us and help win city-wide policy changes. Monthly meetings. All are welcome. To sign up the "Let Joppa Breathe" Alliance mailing list, email downwidersatrisk@gmail.com

Event Location: 
1808 S. Good Latimer
Dallas , TX
Date and Time: 
Monday, January 14, 2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm