The Sunnyside Community Redevelopment Organization (SCRO) is a Houston-based environmental justice organization that works to protect the health and well-being of the Sunnyside neighborhood. Sunnyside is a largely Black and Hispanic neighborhood that has been historically overburdened by environmental pollution. The SCRO works to address these issues through advocacy, education, and community organizing.
" Clean Air is a basic right. The responsibility to ensure that falls to congress and the president."
- Thomas Carper
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SUNNYSIDE | HOUSTON, TEXAS
The Sunnyside community, established in 1912, is located in southern Houston, Texas. Sunnyside is outside the 610 Loop and inside Beltway 8 off State 288 south of Downtown Houston. Sunnyside, a historically African American community is known for its rich heritage, pride, and neighborly compassion.