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Jacquelene Acevedo

JACQUELENE ACEVEDO is a writer based in Manhattan.

Harlem: Where the City’s Waste Flows Upstream

Walking outside my building on a cool fall day I’m greeted by a view of the magnificent blue sky, ribbed with white clouds, but stabbed through by the cylinders of the North River Water Treatment Plant.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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