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Deborah Goldberg, Managing Attorney, Earthjustice: “The admitted failure to secure customers establishes that there is no need for Arlington to expand.”
A Landfill Is Consuming This Historic Alabama Community. The EPA Ignored Complaints. Now the Case Is Closed.
Marianne Engelman Lado, Attorney: "To say it's disappointing is an understatement, that after all these years of sitting on the complaint, EPA would just close the case. There's no question that the Ashurst Bar/Smith community is going to keep fighting the landfill to protect their community."
Environmental Groups Fight Department Of Environmental Conservation’s Toothless Industrial Animal Facility Permits
Lisa Garcia, VP of Litigation for Healthy Communities, Earthjustice: “They [the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency] are the watchdog. You can argue that they weren’t the best at it, but even a bad watchdog is better than no watchdog.”
Suzanne Novak, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “They dismissed the complaint but they still did not do what they were supposed to, which was rule upon the issues raised in the complaint about the disparate environmental impacts it would have on this community of color.”