Portland's Bull Run Watershed is a natural, low cost and very effective water treatment system. So why are there there plans for a costly chemical filtration plant? How did the corporation Montgomery, Watson, Harza Globalinfluence the decision process? How will it affect local breweries? What happens to Bull Run protections?
This month on the Recovery Zone, Street Roots Managing Editor Joanne Zuhl and Vendor Coordinator Art Garcia discuss how this nonprofit grassroots newspaper operates as a catalyst for social change, while providing dignity, cash and a sense of community to people who are experiencing homelessness.