The final cleanup order for the Duwamish River has finally come down. The river has a fascinating history with a heartbreaking conclusion: poor people eating poison fish that could kill them. The cleanup is going to help, but it won't be complete for 20 years, and even then Duwamish fish are going to be contaminated; just less so. That's just what big cities do to water: poison it.
You can read my writeup of the cleanup plan for High County News aqui.