Risk of fire and electrocution in case of flooding (the substation site is in the 1% flood plain). Loss of open space in a community that is getting denser by the day Risk to officers in the station immediately next door Industrial look-and-feel and reality in what is a beautiful coastal setting Potential re-routing ofContinue reading “Proposed Substation: Potential Impact on Community”
A portion of the substation is within the 100 year flood plain. Electricity and water don’t mix without dramatic consequences. Or just trying to get young students safely to school in East Boston: Umana Barnes Middle School video by The Harborkeepers. Climate change and flood risk is serious.