|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:40:43 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] REUSE, RADIATION: San Francisco (CA) mayor "doesn’t think contaminated Treasure Island is unsafe..."|
Lee doesn’t think contaminated Treasure Island is unsafe, has no
plans to move residents
By Marisa Lagos San Francisco Chronicle (CA) April 22, 2014Mayor Ed Lee is concerned that some Treasure Island residents don't feel safe living on the former Navy base but doesn't think anyone's health is at risk, despite mounting evidence that radiological contamination is far more widespread than authorities initially said.
Lee is also not convinced that the city - which is responsible for the 2,000 families living on Treasure Island, many of them formerly homeless - needs to move people off the island. Supervisor Jane Kim, whose district includes the island, last week told The Chronicle that she is in discussions with the city agency that oversees the island on possible relocation plans for residents, who are also raising concerns about mold problems in the decades-old housing.
... For the entire article, seehttp://blog.sfgate.com/cityinsider/2014/04/22/lee-doesnt-think- contaminated-treasure-island-is-unsafe-has-no-plans-to-move-residents/
-- 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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