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Posts Tagged: Bridgeton Landfill


EPA announces latest steps addressing Missouri landfill fire

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – The U.S. government says the owner of a burning suburban St. Louis landfill near buried radioactive waste has agreed to ne...

Respiratory health study to be done near St. Louis landfill

BRIDGETON, Mo. (AP) – St. Louis County Health Department says workers will conduct a health survey of respiratory ailments near the Bridgeton La...

MO Lawmaker Wants State To Buyout Homeowners In Radioactive Contaminated Areas

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  A Missouri lawmaker is calling for a buyout for north county homeowners living near radioactive waste. Senator Maria C...

EPA Orders Barrier For Nuclear Waste At North County Landfill

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  The EPA is ordering the installation of an isolation barrier to  ensure an underground fire does not reach buried nuc...

Final test results from the Bridgeton Landfill Pump Station

( KTRS ) The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District has received the results of water samples collected from the sewage overflow that occurred at the B...

11,000 gallons of sewage overflow contained at Bridgeton Landfill.

( KTRS ) MSD crews are at the site of a sewage overflow that occurred at a pump station on the Bridgeton landfill property, which is owned and operate...

EPA: Remedy to landfill fire won’t come before 2017

( KTRS ) An Environmental Protection Agency administrator says a plan to make sure an underground landfill fire doesn’t reach a buried cache of ...

AG Koster calls for EPA plan to contain landfill fire

ST. LOUIS (AP) – Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster says a weekend brush fire near a suburban St. Louis landfill makes a pressing case for a...

Residents gather to discuss Bridgeton landfill

Public interest continues to rise involving underground fires near a Bridgeton Landfill. More than 500 people showed up at a Bridgeton church on Thurs...

Disaster plan developed in case fire reaches nuclear waste

( KTRS ) Beneath the surface of a St. Louis-area landfill lurk two things that should never meet: a slow-burning fire and a cache of nuclear waste. Au...