LEO and Labadie Plaintiffs Agree to Landfill SettlementThe settlement resolves all pending lawsuits and requires Ameren to build the landfill at least five feet above the ground surface.
Some Concerns About Coal Ash Landfill Answered, Not AllResidents living near the site of a planned landfill for coal waste say some of their concerns have been answered with the passage of new zoning regulations Tuesday -- but not all.
Important Vote on Coal Waste Near Missouri River Expected This Week
Commissioners Tentatively Scheduled to Review Coal Ash Comments
Environmental Groups Press DNR for Coal Ash Groundwater TestingLEO's Patricia Schuba says it's critical state officials act now.
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.
Plan to Expand Utility's Coal Ash Landfill DebatedEnvironmentalists are urging Springfield officials to reject a plan to expand the landfill where City Utilities of Springfield dumps its coal ash.
Franklin County Coal Ash Landfill Hearings SetA three-day state hearing on Ameren Missouri's planned coal ash landfill in Franklin County starts Monday in Jefferson City.
Public Hearing Scheduled For Ameren's Landfill RequestA public hearing has been scheduled in regards to Ameren's request for a coal ash landfill.
South County Residents Voice Coal Ash ConcernsAt a meeting Tuesday night, residents claimed the existing coal ash from the Meramec facility is causing health problems.
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."
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."