In this declining steel town in Western Pennsylvania, meet the people making change in the shadow of the smokestacks. An activist, a filmmaker, a farmer, and a politician fight to bring their town back from the brink.
Welcome to Braddock, a working-class town whose industrial history threatens to cast a cloud over its future.
Tony Buba and Isaac Bunn are both the children of steelworkers who worked at the Edgar Thomson mill. But that doesn’t mean they grew up breathing the same air.
Robert Grey, a young urban farmer with a deep love for his hometown, sows seeds in a Pennsylvania food desert.
- Rosie Haber