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Groups across the country are fighting efforts to expand ‘harmful’ highways

Advocates say constructing highways through Black neighborhoods isn’t a thing of the past.

Nearly 60 years after a mile-long interstate uprooted a pair of bustling Black neighborhoods in Detroit, leaders plan to turn part of the highway into a lower-speed boulevard in a $300 million project that will reconnect those neighborhoods and cut down on highway pollution. Read more on NBC News website.