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Labadie Environmental Organization

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

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

Controversy Surrounds Ameren Coal Ash Landfill

Labadie Environmental Organization calls on Franklin County zoning board to block it.

01/20/2014

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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

Labadie Power Plant

Labadie Plant Named One of ‘Toxic Ten’

Ameren would not speak with KMOX. Instead, they released a written statement claiming great improvements have been made.

01/07/2013

(KMOX/Megan Lynch)

Ameren Labadie Plant Hearing Set For Friday

Resident can hear the fill plan tomorrow.

09/29/2011

Ameren says Plant Seepage will be Controlled

Environmental group says problems at Labadie coal ash pond, point to need to tougher regulations

09/02/2011

Coal Ash Landfill May Get OK — with Restrictions

Franklin Co Commissioners suggest protection for water supplies

07/06/2011

Commissioner: On Coal Ash, “NIMBY” Doesn’t Cut It

County Commissioner says alternatives needed if landfill zoning denied.

07/06/2011

AFP/Getty/ Saul Loeb

Coal Ash Decision Close in Franklin County

County Commissioners begin final debate over coal ash landfill

07/05/2011

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