Allied Paper Landfill http://wmuk.org en Upton Says Tax Reform Won't Happen This Year http://wmuk.org/post/upton-says-tax-reform-wont-happen-year <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>West Michigan Congressman Fred Upton says the United States needs tax reform, but it will have to wait for at least the next Congress</p><p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:15:14 +0000 Gordon Evans 13941 at http://wmuk.org Upton Says Tax Reform Won't Happen This Year WestSouthwest: Cleaning up a Superfund site http://wmuk.org/post/westsouthwest-cleaning-superfund-site <p></p><p></p><p>As 2013 comes to an end, the future of the Allied Paper remains unclear. Many citizens are&nbsp;urging the &nbsp;Environmental Protection Agency to approve a complete clean of PCB contamination.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 13:10:09 +0000 Gordon Evans 10957 at http://wmuk.org WestSouthwest: Cleaning up a Superfund site Kalamazoo PCB protest urges action by EPA http://wmuk.org/post/kalamazoo-pcb-protest-urges-action-epa <p>Officials from the <a href="http://www.kalamazoocity.org/portal/index.php">City of Kalamazoo</a> head to Chicago Thursday, May 16th, to meet with the <a href="http://http://www.epa.gov/R5Super/npl/michigan/MID006007306.html">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency</a>. They’re looking for answers about the future of PCB contamination in the <a href="http://www.mapquest.com/?le=t&amp;hk=4-KLBHgHiw&amp;vs=#a313c89bde70acb1386df652">Allied Paper Landfill</a>. Thu, 16 May 2013 03:19:34 +0000 Andrew Robins 5137 at http://wmuk.org Kalamazoo PCB protest urges action by EPA Upton: Get PCB's out of Kalamazoo landfill http://wmuk.org/post/upton-get-pcbs-out-kalamazoo-landfill <p>West Michigan Congressman Fred Upton says PCB contamination does not belong in Kalamazoo’s Allied Paper Landfill. The Saint Joseph Republican and Michigan’s two U.S. senators sent the Environmental Protection Agency a letter last week. It asked the agency to approve “total removal” of contamination at the site on Kalamazoo’s east side.</p> Mon, 13 May 2013 18:46:52 +0000 Andrew Robins 5036 at http://wmuk.org Upton: Get PCB's out of Kalamazoo landfill Allied Paper Landfill cleanup protest planned http://wmuk.org/post/allied-paper-landfill-cleanup-protest-planned <p>Opponents of a proposal to keep toxic PCB contamination in a Kalamazoo landfill plan to hold a protest march next week. The <a href="http://www.epa.gov/R5Super/npl/michigan/MID006007306.html">U.S. Environmental Protection Agency</a> has suggested that the material could be safely contained at the Allied Paper Landfill on Kalamazoo’s east side. But area residents, city officials, and environmental groups say it should be completely removed. Fri, 10 May 2013 18:35:57 +0000 Andrew Robins 4976 at http://wmuk.org Allied Paper Landfill cleanup protest planned