Speak Up For The already overburdened Community of PEABODY. Their Health Is on The Line And A new oil and gas facility Will Make It Worse
After over a year and a half of calling on the Massachusetts Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs to do their job and conduct a Comprehensive Health Impact Assessment (CHIA), Mass Climate Action Network (MCAN) took matters into its own hands and conducted a preliminary assessment of the health outcomes of communities that live near the proposed site of the Peabody Peaker.
The results from their study were deeply concerning and highlight the need for additional analysis on the impact the proposed Peabody Peaker will have on neighboring communities that are already overburdened. They found that communities that are within 2 kilometers of the proposed project site: