Investigators for HUD and the Justice Dept. are now looking into the relocation of an industrial polluter to Chicago’s Southeast side.By Jason Marck
It’s a long, twisted tale of money, influence, a changing cityscape and environmental racism. After decades on the North Side, a metal shredding facility wants to relocate to the Southeast Side of the city.
Reset digs into how federal investigators have gotten involved and how their findings could mean massive changes to Chicago’s zoning laws.
GUEST: Brett Chase, environmental reporter for Chicago Sun-Times