Beach City thanks pair for role in dredge protest

April 25, 2019By Jackie YoungNews, Press

In a show of appreciation, Beach City council recognized two people for their efforts in helping to stop a dredging project that would have dumped tens of thousands of cubic yards of material in their backyard.  Beach City Mayor Jackey Lasater read two separate resolutions Tuesday night congratulating both Greg Moss, a Channelview citizen, and … Read More

A Letter From Air Alliance Houston, Following ITC Fire

March 21, 2019By Jackie YoungNews

A Letter From Air Alliance Houston, Following ITC Fire Dear Partners and Friends, This morning we woke up to learn that the entire City of Deer Park has been issued a shelter in place due to hazardous levels of benzene, schools are closed, and highways have been shut down. Now, the shelter-in-place has been extended to … Read More

EPA: Dioxin leaking from Waste Pits

September 29, 2017By AdminNews, Press

Carcinogen shows up in sediment 2,000 times higher than allowed Hurricane Harvey caused dioxin, one of the most potent human carcinogens, to leak from the San Jacinto Waste Pits, posing a threat to fish and public health, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has confirmed. High levels of dioxin were detected in a sample of river … Read More