Allied Paper Landfill

8:44 pm
Tue May 28, 2013

Community meeting Wednesday on Allied Paper Landfill

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"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

Lead in text: 
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.
WMUK News
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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10:43 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Protest over Allied Paper landfill being held Wednesday

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City has agreed to spend $200,000 for lobbying. Congressman Fred Upton and Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow have asked EPA to make sure PCBs are removed
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
lKALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo City Commissioner Don Cooney and Kalamazoo Public Services Director Bruce Merchant on Monday discussed the latest developments in city's fight with the EPA over the Allied Paper landfill site. The Allied site sits in the city's Edison neighborhood and has been in the news since March, when the U.S.
SW Michigan
2:46 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Upton: Get PCB's out of Kalamazoo landfill

Warning sign at Kalamazoo's Allied Paper Landfill
Credit WMUK

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.

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