|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 16 Jul 2009 12:47:58 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] MUNITIONS, FUDS: Odyssey Middle School lawsuit|
Orange County school district sues engineers for approving school site
on former bombing range
Suit alleges that firms knew or should have known that the Odyssey
Middle School site had potential hazards
Rich McKay Orlando Sentinel July 15, 2009The Orange County school district is suing two engineering companies that gave the green light to build a middle school on part of a former World War II-era bombing range.
Tons of bomb debris and hundreds of unexploded bombs and rockets have been unearthed at Odyssey Middle School and in its southeast Orlando neighborhood.
The suit filed in Orange Circuit Court Wednesday alleges that the firms, URS Greiner Woodward-Clyde Inc. and Universal Engineering Sciences Inc., and its engineers either knew or should have known that the 34-acre Odyssey site had potential hazards.
... For the entire article, see http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/orange/orl-bomb-lawsuit-odyssey-071609,0,6734368.story -- 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 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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