The EPA has responded to Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster’s demand for more radiation tests on the haul roads around the West Lake landfill.
Mayor Conrad Bowers stated that the screening is being conducted to alleviate any possible concerns as to the safety for anyone visiting the complex.
The fear of radioactive contamination forced organizers to move a major little league tournament from a sports complex in Bridgeton.
Chris Koster sent a letter calling on the EPA to test for radiological contamination in the surrounding community, and filed a motion in St. Louis County Circuit Court.
The Department of Natural Resources would be prohibited from regulating wood burning heaters and appliances under a proposed measure.
The controversy over an EPA proposal to impose stricter regulations on wood burning heaters and stoves continues.
EPA Regional Administrator Karl Brooks today sent a letter to Missouri Attorney General Kris Koster regarding the West Lake Landfill.
The Bridgeton City Council wants control of the radioactive West Lake Landfill transferred from the EPA to the Army Corps of Engineers.
An EPA proposal to cleanup smoke from wood-burning stoves is causing a flare-up among local business owners.
Also confirms talks underway on burning Bridgeton landfill