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Press Conference / Council Mtg.
3 November, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Press Conference and Springfield City Council Meeting
When: Tuesday November 3, 2015, beginning at 5:00 P.M.
Where: Municipal Center West, 300 S. 7th Street, Springfield, Illinois
Join EJC, Prairie Rivers Network, Sierra Club, and others in Springfield, Illinois for a press conference and City Council meeting, calling attention to coal ash clean up issues facing the municipally-owned Lakeside and Dallman Power Stations’ coal ash ponds.
For over 50 years coal ash has been stored in unlined facilities near the outfall of Lake Springfield. City officials will be called upon to take action in light of new federal rules and pending state regulations governing the disposal of toxic coal ash.