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Some Concerns About Coal Ash Landfill Answered, Not All

Residents 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.

07/08/2015

Important Vote on Coal Waste Near Missouri River Expected This Week

Labadie, Mo. (KMOX) – The years-long battle over how to handle coal ash from a Labadie, Missouri power plant could see another important vote this week. Ameren’s plan to build a storage facility for the tons […]

07/06/2015

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

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

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 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

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Ameren Labadie Plant Hearing Set For Friday

Resident can hear the fill plan tomorrow.

09/29/2011

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