Health Issues

Somerville air quality testing begins soon

Somerville News: “Comprehensive air quality testing for one year begins soon”
The Somerville Transportation Equity Partnership, a group of concerned Somervillians, has partnered with Tufts University to devise and implement a study of air quality in neighborhoods just off major highways in Somerville. It is thought that the added pollution from passing cars negatively affects the residents’ cardiovascular health.

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