|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 6 Aug 2010 17:45:30 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] FUDS: SunRiver at Camp Abbot (OR)|
Sunriver homeowners sue U.S. government, others over asbestos By Karen McCowan Eugene Register-Guard (OR) August 6, 2010Property owners at Central Oregon's popular Sunriver Resort have filed a $3.2 million lawsuit against the federal government and other previous owners of the military camp that preceded the resort, citing asbestos contamination.
In a complaint filed late last month in federal court, the Sunriver Owners Association says it discovered the cancer-causing material in a 6-acre site where demolished Camp Abbot buildings were buried.
The federal government purchased the future resort site in 1942 for use as a U.S. Army combat engineer training camp. Camp Abbot consisted of nearly 100 buildings, "some or all of which" featured cement asbestos board siding, as well as insulation, floor tiles, ceilings and walls containing asbestos, Sunriver's suit alleges.
... For the entire article, see http://www.registerguard.com/csp/cms/sites/web/news/cityregion/25136743-41/asbestos-sunriver-owners-camp-says.csp -- 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
Prev by Date: [CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Truman Waterfront, Key West Naval Air Station (FL)|
Next by Date: [CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Ingleside (TX) auction planned
Prev by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Truman Waterfront, Key West Naval Air Station (FL)|
Next by Thread: [CPEO-MEF] REUSE: Ingleside (TX) auction planned