Natasha K. DeJarnett, Ph.D., MPH quoted in the Courier Journal
Dr. Natasha DeJarnett was quoted in the July 19, 2022 Courier Journal e-Edition, article entitled "LG&E says it's on track to cut carbon emissions". The article covers LG&E's commitment to achieving net zero by 2050 despite the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling 6-3 against the Environmental Protection Agency. Dr. DeJarnett comments on Louisville's "fenceline communities", communities that have only a chain link fence that separates them from chemical plants. Dr. DeJarnett said, “A challenge is that often, decisions are not informed by health. We need to ensure that health voices are at the table, voices of the community are at the table, voices of those that will be affected by the decision.” Read the full article HERE.