Allied Paper Landfill

6:48 am
Fri August 2, 2013

Representative Fred Upton, Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, call for complete removal of PCBs from Allied Paper site

EPA is considering capping and monitoring the site
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - In letters written Thursday to Kalamazoo Mayor Bobby Hopewell and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's top official, U.S. Rep. Fred Upton and U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin reiterated their support for the removal of PCB-contaminated materials from the Allied Paper site.
6:24 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Kalamazoo Mayor says state and federal officials discussing costs of cleaning up Kalamazoo site

Bobby Hopewell made comments at rally calling for removal of PCBs from Allied Paper landfill
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The campaign to convince the Environmental Protection Agency to completely cleanup the Allied Paper site may be gaining momentum.
8:44 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Community meeting Wednesday on Allied Paper Landfill

"Clean up not Cover Up" campaign is calling for complete removal of PCB contamination
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
A community meeting for the "Cleanup Not Coverup" campaign is set for 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, in the gym of St. Joseph's Church, 930 Lake Street, according to a press release from Michigan United.
6:54 pm
Wed May 22, 2013

Kalamazoo Mayor in Washington D.C. Wednesday discussing Allied Paper Landfill

Kalamazoo Mayor Bobby Hopewell, others, calling for removal of all contamination from site
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Hopewell and former Kalamazoo Public Services Director Bruce Merchant are spending Wednesday meeting with Congressman Fred Upton and Senators Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin. Upton, Stabenow and Levin in a May 10 letter to the U.S.
11:19 pm
Wed May 15, 2013

Kalamazoo PCB protest urges action by EPA

Kalamazoo City Commissioner Don Cooney marches with a banner Wednesday evening
Credit WMUK

Officials from the City of Kalamazoo head to Chicago Thursday, May 16th, to meet with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. They’re looking for answers about the future of PCB contamination in the Allied Paper Landfill.

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