Posts Tagged: Bridgeton Landfill


EPA releases data on Bridgeton Landfill

ST. LOUIS (AP) – No matter how bad the smell, the Environmental Protection Agency says the air quality around a troubled St. Louis-area landfill...

Bridgeton Landfill owner disputes state’s emergency claim

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – A St. Louis County landfill owner embroiled in a long-running legal battle with state and federal regulators says an under...

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Bridgeton Landfill Barrier Construction On Hold

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – It will be at least a year and a half until construction starts on a barrier between smoldering at a suburban St. Louis la...

Settlement Approved In Landfill Lawsuit

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – A federal judge has approved a $6.8 million class action settlement for residents who live near a smoldering Missouri land...

EPA Says Bridgeton Athletic Fields Not Contaminated

(UNDATED) — The Environmental Protection Agency says baseball fields located near a St. Louis County landfill, that is contaminated with illegal...

Soil Samples Test Negative, But EPA Results Still To Come

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – An engineering firm hired by a Bridgeton-area school district has concluded that soil from schools 2 miles from a radioact...

Concern Remains High Regarding Landfill Issues

BRIDGETON, MO  —  The EPA hosted a community meeting Monday night to address concerns about construction of a barrier to keep separate the und...

Koster announces new odor/fire control agreement with Bridgeton landfill owners

The owners of the long-smoldering Bridgeton Landfill are promising to do more to control foul odors and keep the underground fire from reaching radioa...

AG Koster announces new deal with Bridgeton Landfill

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster’s office has reached agreement with the owners of the Bridgeton Landfill, measures...