Clay Pushes EPA, Army Corps Transfer for Westlake LandfillMissouri Congressman Lacy Clay is backing a plan to transfer the cleanup duties from the EPA to the Army Corps of Engineers.
EPA Skips Bridgeton Landfill Meeting After ThreatsOne comment told the EPA to "pack heat" but they have been deleted from the EPA's Facebook page.
Ill. Congressman Bost Calls Out Army Corps Report on New NGA Site"Factual errors, blatant omissions and underestimated risks" - Those are a few of the accusations Illinois Congressman Mike Bost accuses the Army Corps of Engineers of in its report on the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.
Residents Near Coldwater Creek Could Get More AnswersThe meeting is set for Wednesday night from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the James J Eagan Civic Center in Florissant.
Bill Transferring West Lake Remediation from EPA to Army Corps Passes U.S. SenateThe measure, sponsored by U.S. Senators Claire McCaskill and Roy Blunt, would put the landfill under the Army Corps' Formerly Utilized Sites Remedial Action Program, or FUSRAP.
Flood Debris Pick-Up Begins This WeekFederal, state and local agencies will be hauling away vegetation, demolition debris, hazardous waste and appliances.
West Lake Citizens Headed to Washington Over Nuclear WasteA formal congressional hearing on a bill that would transfer jurisdiction of the landfill from the EPA to the Army Corps is expected to take place in March.
Federal Government to Aid in Debris Removal from FloodsPresident Barack Obama has approved the Governor’s request for a federal emergency declaration to speed debris removal and relieve the strain of response and recovery costs in the St. Louis region.
Residents Near Coldwater Creek Struggle to Find AnswersFrom uterine cancer, to very young and very rare cancers, the area around Coldwater Creek has had them all.
Properties Face Contamination from Coldwater Creek"Right now what we are doing, we're focusing on the easy low-hanging fruit, which is Saint Cin Park, Duchesne Park " Project Manager Bruce Munholland says.
Low-level Radioactive Contamination Found Along CreekThe Army Corps of Engineers says it has found low-level radiological contamination at three sites along Coldwater Creek in St. Louis County.
Army Corps of Engineers Seeks to Soothe Coldwater Creek ConcernsThe big question asked by several: Why aren't there signs, warning children and others to steer clear of the creek?