Southern suburb could declare emergency for lead in water at town hall meeting — WGN-TV

UNIVERSITY PARK, Ill.— A town hall meeting will take place Saturday with the possibility of a vote to declare emergency for lead found in the water of southern suburban homes. Currently, 1,500 University Park homes are still without water after a spike in lead levels last week. The meeting will be at 10 a.m. University… via Southern suburb could declare emergency for lead in water at town hall meeting — WGN-TV Continue reading Southern suburb could declare emergency for lead in water at town hall meeting — WGN-TV

Tennessee River supplies drinking water to hundreds of thousands — WHNT.com

DECATUR, Ala.- 3M’s admission of illegally releasing chemicals into the Tennessee River and the state of Alabama’s role in those releases is an important story for several reasons. But perhaps the part of the story that you likely care most about is how it may impact your drinking water. The Tennessee River is a major… via Tennessee River supplies drinking water to hundreds of thousands — WHNT.com Continue reading Tennessee River supplies drinking water to hundreds of thousands — WHNT.com

Toxic Smells & Health Concerns

(CBS) — Angry homeowners filled a banquet hall Thursday, demanding answers from the city about a Midway Airport soundproofing project that has resulted in some houses being installed with what they fear is toxic windows. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman was there as homeowners confronted a city airport noise commission about the odors emanating from the […] via Residents Give City Panel Earful About Toxic-Smelling Windows — CBS Chicago Continue reading Toxic Smells & Health Concerns

Change In Coal Policies Report Published

President Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday, repealing many of the environmental regulations introduced by his predecessor Barack Obama and rescinding a moratorium on the leasing of federal land to coal mining companies. In “ending the war on coal”, Trump tries to make good on his campaign promise to bring thousands of unemployed coal […] via Can Trump Turn Back Time On Coal Mining Employment? — peoples trust toronto Continue reading Change In Coal Policies Report Published