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New Bedford Schools Test Results Hold Water
The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has been testing the water in New Bedford schools as part of a volunary program, and the results are in.
A small number of samples came back with some contaminates, but neither school officials or the DEP are concerned...
Will Dartmouth take the state to court?
Dartmouth might be taking the state to court soon.
The state Department of Environmental Protection will decide by Tuesday whether a Brockton company's proposal to cap the defunct Cecil Smith landfill with one million tons of contaminated soil goes forward...
Dartmouth Residents Call For Remediation, Not Cap at Landfill
One of two informational meetings about Boston Environmental's plans to cap the Cecil Smith landfill in Dartmouth with contaminated soil stretched long into Thursday night.
Nearly 50 residents heard from DEP officials, who say the soil being used to cap the site is well within state standards as…
Fairhaven Wind Working on Turbine Adjustments
Fairhaven Wind developer Sumul Shah says he's still open to some sort of compromise after a DEP sound study found the two turbines to be out of compliance with state noise regulations.
The study showed that during five out of 24 testing periods, the turbines produced more noise than legally allo…
New Bedford South Terminal Awaits Approval, Remediation
The EPA is still mulling over the South Terminal Maritime Project, a decision that will either give approval to the construction phase, or stall it.
Nevertheless, engineers with Apex Companies LLC have already drawn up remediation plans for the site just north of the hurricane barrier, as low concent…