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Alviso: Lawsuit filed seeking environmental review of manufacturing plant
Thursday July 31st 2014, 12:48 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A group of disgruntled and determined Alviso residents has filed a lawsuit against the city and a developer, saying an approved large-scale manufacturing facility skirts much-needed environmental review. [News Source]

Alviso: Lawsuit filed seeking environmental review of manufacturing plant
Wednesday July 30th 2014, 6:07 pm Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A group of disgruntled and determined Alviso residents has filed a lawsuit against the city and a developer, saying an approved large-scale manufacturing facility skirts much-needed environmental review. [News Source]

Third lawsuit filed against Richardson Grove highway widening project
Wednesday July 30th 2014, 3:12 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

A third lawsuit has been filed against Caltrans' highway-widening project through Richardson Grove State Park, which claims that the state agency failed to properly analyze and address the environmental impacts of its plan as it was instructed to in [News Source]

Ayer named defendant in environmental case
Saturday July 26th 2014, 3:11 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

AYER -- A lawsuit involving alleged environmental contamination of two Ayer ponds is now yet another item on Ayer's legal agenda, drawing on legal fees from the town's reserve funds as town attorneys draft a defense. [News Source]

Koch brothers' petcoke firm threatens lawsuit over city rules
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:40 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Company seeks to delay storage sheds until 2018, raise height limits on piles Escalating a fight with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a company that stores enormous mounds of petroleum coke on Chicago's Southeast Side is threatening to sue unless city officials allow the gritty piles to remain uncovered for another four years. [News Source]

Koch brothers' firm threatens lawsuit over mayor's crackdown
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:34 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

Company seeks to delay storage sheds until 2018, raise height limits on piles Escalating a fight with Mayor Rahm Emanuel, a company that stores enormous mounds of petroleum coke in Chicago is threatening to sue unless city officials allow the gritty piles to remain uncovered until 2018. [News Source]

Lawsuit seeks to block oil wells in Scio Township
Friday July 25th 2014, 7:25 am Filed under Environmental lawsuit

The presence of a single oil well in Scio Township has been enough to spawn the formation of an opposition group and now a lawsuit seeking to block it. [News Source]