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NYC to build Brooklyn Bridge Beach along East River

Chris's story about a new beach being built under the Brooklyn Bridge is interesting on its own, but the whole thing is remarkable when one recalls that a generation ago, there would be bodies floating in the muck that was the East River. The cleanup of America's rivers has been nothing short of amazing, and proof that when we put our minds to it, we can solve environmental problems.

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