KMOX 1120AM
Traffic & Weather: Get The Latest Information | Traffic Maps | Weather Forecast

Labadie Environmental Organization

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

Coal ash 2

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

ADC_AU_Labadie-1

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

ADC_AU_Labadie-1

Coal Ash Landfill May Get OK — with Restrictions

Franklin Co Commissioners suggest protection for water supplies

07/06/2011

Labadie Power Plant

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

KMOX

Coal Ash Landfill Opponents Unsure They Had Fair Hearing

For months, some residents of Franklin County have been consumed with trying to keep a massive landfill for coal ash out of their backyard.

02/14/2011

more