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Diamond community in Norco to increase air samplers

On Saturday, September 9th, members of Norco’s Diamond community will build more of the buckets that have enabled the residents to sample their air. The Bucket Brigade, as it is called, has been sampling the air in Norco since December of 1998.


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New Sarpy community to meet with Orion management: Community seeks relocation

(New Sarpy, August 30, 2000) After a year and a half of postponements and cancellations, the Concerned Citizens of New Sarpy and Orion President and CEO Clark Johnson are scheduled to meet at 10 AM on Wednesday, August 30th.  On the citizens’ agenda is relocation for the community.


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American Press: Past, Present Mossville Residents Urged to Participate in Health Survey June 27

MOSSVILLE -- Health histories of past and present residents here will be 
taken Tuesday.

The questionnaire is similar to one a doctor might ask a new patient to 
complete, according to Bob Johannessen of the state Department of Health and Hospitals.


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American Press: Efforts Intensify to Protect Drinking Water, EPA Says

Efforts to protect drinking water and clean up ethylene dichloride 
contamination at Condea Vista have been stepped up, according to a state 
agency.

Four vertical and six horizontal wells were installed to recover EDC first 
discovered in 1981.


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American Press: Mossville Resident Says Situation Overblown

Kerry Rigmaiden calls Mossville home.

Scattered through his neighborhood are empty homes and lots, some with signs declaring it toxic, polluted and deadly. National and international experts have visited the area to study its pollution.


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Shell’s 60 day deadline for commercial offers to Diamond long passed: Diamond community demanding written relocation offers

(July 25, 2000) After promising in March to return to the Diamond community in 60 days with offers based on commercial property value, Shell Motiva managers Jim Kimes and Allen Kirkley have let the deadline come and go with no offer.


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