|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 30 Jun 2009 19:13:13 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] CLOSURE, VOCs: Kelly Air Force Base (TX)|
Air Force: Kelly cleanup progresses By Scott Huddleston San Antonio Express-News (TX) June 30, 2009Air Force officials said they've reached a milestone in removing groundwater pollution at the former Kelly AFB, where they're finishing work at two major sites.
The Air Force has spent more than $280 million on cleanup at and around the base, and still has a commitment to spend another $40 million. Officials said they've made huge progress, working with federal and state agencies and contractors that use new technology to draw pollutants out of the ground.
"Our job is to protect human health and the environment," Bob Moore, director of the Air Force Real Property Agency, told reporters and others during a tour on Tuesday.
... For the entire article, see http://www.mysanantonio.com/military/49552337.html -- 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 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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