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Burning Landfill Odor Suit Settled

The owners of the burning Bridgeton landfill settle a class action lawsuit with hundreds of area residents over odors drifting from the site.

04/17/2014

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

Franklin County Coal Ash Landfill Hearings Set

A three-day state hearing on Ameren Missouri’s planned coal ash landfill in Franklin County starts Monday in Jefferson City.

03/26/2014

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Wagner Weighs In On Bridgeton Landfill

Congresswoman Ann Wagner says she’s waiting for a response from the EPA about efforts to give the Army Corps of Engineers more control of the Westlake Landfill in Bridgeton.

03/14/2014

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Public Hearing to be Held on Franklin County Landfill

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources will hold a public hearing April 8 on the draft solid waste disposal area construction permit allowing Ameren Missouri to construct the Ameren Missouri Labadie Utility Waste Landfill in Franklin County.

03/07/2014

Smoke and steam rise from the dig site at the Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, May 23, 2013
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Bridgeton Emergency Planners to Consider Worst Case Scenarios

Emergency planners in Bridgeton will discuss how to approach possible evacuations.

02/20/2014

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International Nuclear Waste Expert to Speak in Bridgeton Tonight

A former DA former Dept. of Energy official in the Clinton Administration is expected to call for new action on the West Lake Landfill tonight in Bridgeton.

11/21/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010

Anger Apparent At Bridgeton Nuclear Waste Hearing

It was a meeting between EPA officials and Bridgeton residents that often devolved into chaotic shouting and left many questions unanswered.

06/26/2013

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State Rep. Bill Otto Scheduled To Release New Landfill Information

State Representative Bill Otto is scheduled to release new information Monday afternoon regarding the burning Bridgeton landfill.

06/17/2013

File photo of smoke stacks (SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Public Hearing Scheduled For Ameren’s Landfill Request

A public hearing has been scheduled in regards to Ameren’s request for a coal ash landfill.

06/15/2013

Bridgeton Sanitary Landfill, where underground fire has been smoldering since December 2010

Weather Postpones Drilling at Burning Bridgeton Landfill

Republic Services says it will remove six concrete columns from the landfill, which will make the smell worse for about two weeks.

05/20/2013

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