Bill Otto

Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster (KMOX/file photo)

Koster Joins Call for EPA Landfill Testing

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has decided to delay testing at the smoldering Bridgeton landfill fire until federal funding for the work is enacted.


Photo of Bridgeton Landfill Aug. 19, 2013 showing black liner material to be covered. (Photo:

Public Forum About Bridgeton Landfill Tonight

State representatives Rory Ellinger and Bill Otto are holding the first public forum on the landfill since its owners announced they will dig a trench to prevent the fire from reaching the radioactive waste.


Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010 (Photo: KMOX)

Public Hearing Held For Burning Bridgeton Landfill

About 200 people packed into the cafeteria of Pattonville High, watching a projector and submitting questions through a moderator.


Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill (Photo: KMOX)

Lawmaker: Remove Radioactive Waste from Landfill

St. Louis lawmaker on Monday called for the removal of nuclear waste from a landfill near Lambert Airport.


Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill Photo: KMOX/Kevin Killeen

State Rep. Bill Otto Scheduled To Release New Landfill Information

State Representative Bill Otto is scheduled to release new information Monday afternoon regarding the burning Bridgeton landfill.


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