|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Thu, 30 Sep 2010 14:10:51 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] WATER: Badger Ammo Plant (WI) proposes municipal supply|
Army proposes water district around Badger Ammo by Andrew Beckett Wisconsin Radio Network September 30, 2010The clean-up efforts around the former Badger Ammunition Plant outside Baraboo are winding down, but concerns about water contamination from the facility still persist among residents of the area. The U.S. Army is hoping to address those concerns with a proposed municipal water district serving the region.
The Army does routine testing of private wells in the area surrounding the plant. While they haven't found dangerous signs of contamination, plant spokeswoman Joan Kenney says some residents remain worried about the long term safety of water supplies.
... For the entire story, see http://www.wrn.com/2010/09/army-proposes-water-district-around-badger-ammo/ -- 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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