Jeffrey City: "I don't know a person in town who isn't thinking of leaving"

 

In Jeffrey City, Wyo., a 25-year-old boom town that lies in one of the most hostile environments in the country, the local union struggles to hold the town together amid layoffs caused by a downturn in the uranium industry. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/12.25/download-entire-issue