|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Thu, 15 Mar 2012 15:06:20 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] FORMER SITES: Scioto Ordnance Plant and Marion Engineering Depot, Marion, OH|
Spent bomb shells uncovered Cleanup of former ordnance plant reveals casings Written by John Jarvis Marion Star (OH) March 15, 2012MARION -- An Army Corps of Engineers project that began with environmental investigation and cleanup of the former River Valley High and Middle School campus and expanded to include other sites may be a year away from completion.
Investigators for the Ohio Department of Health and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency began exploring concerns about the former Department of Defense site in 1997 after a school nurse put together a list showing 15 cancer cases among River Valley graduates.
The probe spread to the sites of the former Scioto Ordnance Plant, located north and east of the city of Marion, and Marion Engineer Depot, now the Marion Industrial Center.
... For the entire article, see http://www.marionstar.com/article/20120315/NEWS01/203150305 -- 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 <email@example.com> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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