Peril and Promise

NYC Rising: Food, Interrupted

Season 2018 Episode 1 | 7m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

In Hunts Point, the workday ends at 7:00AM for most workers. That’s because they’ve been working all night in the bustling food distribution hub in the Bronx that serves as the food supply hub for 22 million people, but sits vulnerably right on the water. We take you inside the markets and learn just how critical this hub is to feeding the region and you’ll learn what’s being done to protect it.

Aired: 02/14/18

Rating: NR

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Peril and Promise is a local public television program presented by THIRTEEN.

Major funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy and Diana T. Vagelos with additional funding from The Marc Haas Foundation, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, and the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family.