FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT CCLT'S WEBSITE AT: http://www.afsc.net/cclt/index.htm
NEW!!! October 11, 2006 - Read the Cleveland Free Times COVER STORY, Buried Secrets - Activists Fear a Landfill Near Canton May Contain Illegally Dumped Radioactive Waste. (pdf Version) or visit their website at: http://www.freetimes.com/story/4185
On Tuesday, May 23, 2006 Concerned Citizens of Lake Township
(CCLT) held a public meeting to share conclusions of their report on
radiation at the Industrial Excess Landfill (IEL) in Uniontown.
CCLT received a $50,000 grant from the national group RESOLVE a few
years ago to use to hire consultants to review existing data and conduct/analyze
new water samples surrounding the site (the consultants were denied
access to the site itself).
Read the Akron
Beacon Journal article(pdf) and
Canton Repository article(pdf) regarding this meeting.
July 10, 2006 - Read Economic Justice & Empowerment
Committee Member, Joe Mosyjowski's Voice of the People letter to Akron
Beacon Journal's Editor HERE
Nothing Less than a Whitewash
- April 1995 article from the Environmental Health Network
AFSC testimony to
AFSC testimony to EPA
Talking points on Superfund,
regulatory agencies and corporations
regarding IEL Clean-up
Major Media Coverage
• WKSU, 89.7 FM has been covering recent developments regarding
IEL, beginning with a 3-part series in March, as well as
coverage of the EPA community meetings in April 2002. To listen
to clips of these broadcasts go to WKSU Online. (http://www.wksu.org/news/features/landfill/)
• Read an excellent article "See No Evil" by Martin
Kuz featured in the April 25 edition of Cleveland Scene Magazine.
The online article can be viewed at www.clevescene.com. A text
version of this article can be viewed HERE.
Target 3 Investigation