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Commissioners Tentatively Scheduled to Review Coal Ash Comments

Labadie, Mo. (KMOX) –  Franklin County Commissioners could sit down to work on hotly debated regulations concerning coal ash this week. Earlier this month, the commissioners listened to timed testimony from both Ameren and the […]

06/29/2015

Labadie Power Plant (KMOX file photo)

Environmental Groups Press DNR for Coal Ash Groundwater Testing

LEO’s Patricia Schuba says it’s critical state officials act now.

11/11/2014

Court Cases Could Come Down to the Wire for Coal Ash Landfill Opponents

“My thought is, we’re in a better place than ever right now to actually stop this landfill,” says Patricia Schuba, President of the Labadie Environmental Organization.

07/25/2014

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Plan to Expand Utility’s Coal Ash Landfill Debated

Environmentalists are urging Springfield officials to reject a plan to expand the landfill where City Utilities of Springfield dumps its coal ash.

06/10/2014

Proposed coal ash landfill site in Labadie, Mo. on June 18, 2011. (Photo: Patricia Schuba)

Franklin County Coal Ash Landfill Hearings Set

A three-day state hearing on Ameren Missouri’s planned coal ash landfill in Franklin County starts Monday in Jefferson City.

03/26/2014

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Public Hearing Scheduled For Ameren’s Landfill Request

A public hearing has been scheduled in regards to Ameren’s request for a coal ash landfill.

06/15/2013

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South County Residents Voice Coal Ash Concerns

At a meeting Tuesday night, residents claimed the existing coal ash from the Meramec facility is causing health problems.

03/13/2013

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Group Says IL AG Lawsuit Adds Fuel to Coal Ash Fight

“Despite what Illinois does to monitor around coal ash sites, there’s still situations where communities are put at risk.”

02/11/2013

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Environmental Group Reacts To Judge’s Coal Ash Ruling

“It’s disappointing but we haven’t given up and there are opportunities to get this rectified, I think, to make sure people are protected.”

01/11/2013

Rush Island Power Plant, Ameren

Ameren Seeking Second Coal Ash Landfill

Ameren seeking to place a coal ash landfill at its Rush Island power plant in Jefferson County

08/02/2012

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