Excerpts from this story referencing Colonia

"… making it harder for these communities to deal with water quality issues. Colonias exemplify some of these problems. As of 2015, an estimated 30 percent of …"

"… ter contamination and why it’s so difficult to improve their condition. Colonias often face complicated government bureaucracy and limited budgets that ma …"

"… re not civically engaged, they feel invisible to their elected officials. Colonia residents also have to face the public perception that they chose to settl …"