TITLE

EPA orders Chicago River cleanup

PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Jul2011, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the move of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to mandate state regulators to impose stricter water quality standards on the Chicago river in Illinois. It highlights the move of environmental groups to file a lawsuit charging that the wastewater agency violates the federal Clean Water Act. Tarrah Cooper, spokesperson for Chicago Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel, states that the clean project will restore the river as center for recreation.
ACCESSION #
63481086

 

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