Help New Mexico Transition From Dirty Diesel to Clean Electric Buses
We have a great opportunity to utilize New Mexico’s $18 million portion of the Volkswagen pollution scandal settlement fund to help our children breathe easier. Please sign our petition pushing Governor Martinez and the NM Environment Department to use the Volkswagen money to transition from dirty diesel to clean, energy-efficient electric school buses.
Trump’s executive action attacking federal climate policies will impact New Mexico’s communities
The Clean Power Plan would have made steps in the right direction when it came to reducing the disproportionate impact that communities of color and low-income communities feel from pollution. It also would have put communities in more control over energy decisions. Read more from Juntos: Our Air, Our Water Director Christopher Ramirez.>>
Living with uranium in McKinley County
The McKinley County Commission has committed to developing a formal Blue Ribbon Task Force to provide space for community to share how they are impacted by legacy uranium waste and proposed new mining. CVNM Education Fund is partnering with communities directly impacted by uranium mining (old and new) to work with the county to develop and shape the composition of the task force and share their stories of how they are impacted. If you live in McKinley County and want to be involved in this work moving forward, add your name here.»