|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:30:07 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] COMMUNITIES: "Longtime Activists" oppose Community Advisory Group at Santa Susana Field Lab (CA)|
Longtime activists worry California government is softening on Santa
Susana Field Lab cleanup
By Susan Abram Los Angeles Daily News September 25, 2012A community group that has fought for 20 years to get the Santa Susana Field Laboratory cleaned up, blasted California's Department of Toxic Substances Control on Monday for appearing to soften its stance on decontamination efforts of the former rocket engine testing site.
In a strongly worded letter sent to the DTSC on Monday, members of Rocketdyne Clean-up Coalition and other groups directed their ire toward agency director Debbie Raphael, who they said has made recent decisions that undercut decades of community activism.
"We write to regretfully inform you that we, representing the great majority of the community that has worked for so long for a full cleanup of the contaminated Santa Susana Field Laboratory (SSFL), have lost all confidence in you and your department," the letter said.
... For the entire article, seehttp://www.dailynews.com/breakingnews/ci_21622170/longtime-activists- worry-california-government-is-softening-santa
-- 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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