|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 31 Jul 2009 10:42:45 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-BIF] Wrightsville Beach landfill, North Carolina|
Wrightsville Beach wants assessment of forgotten landfill By Gareth McGrath Wilmington Star News (NC) July 30, 2009Surrounded on one side by Wilmington's ritziest gated community and a growing business park on the other, the location just off the busy and prospering Military Cutoff corridor is prime property.
Within walking distance are the Forum and Mayfaire shopping centers for those looking to shop or get a bite to eat.
But there's one problem.The property along Old McCumber Station Road is Wrightsville Beach's old landfill, and neither town officials nor state regulators are exactly sure what's buried on the heavily wooded five-acre lot.
Officials with the N.C. Division of Waste Management had actually lost track of the old dump until last November, when town officials told regulators they were interested in doing an environmental assessment of the property.
... For the entire article, see http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20090730/ARTICLES/907304005/-1/LIVING05?Title=Wrightsville-Beach-wants-assessment-of-forgotten-landfill -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Brownfields mailing list Brownfields@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/brownfields-cpeo.org
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