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Brotherhood Bridge still intact and on track

...removed them from the water with cranes that were already on site. They finished by Monday and moved the debris to a disposal site off Sherwood Lane.The clean up only delayed the $21.5 million bridge replacement project by a few days. The project...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-23/brotherhood-bridge-still-intact-and-tra
Local
State issues permit for waste-disposal site

...capacity.According to the company's plan, contaminated water from the drilling waste would be transported to another disposal site in the Anchorage area.Under the permit, AIMM is prohibited from dumping such toxins as medical waste, asbestos...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-07/state-issues-permit-waste-disposal-site
State
Cantwell to Obama: Limit Bristol Bay mining

...404c of the Clean Water Act, the EPA has the authority to restrict, prohibit, deny or withdraw use of an area as a disposal site for dredged or fill material if the discharge would have "unacceptable adverse" effects on things like municipal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-24/cantwell-obama-limit-bristol-bay-mining
State
Developers still deserve their day in the bureaucracy to make a case

...specification) of any defined area as a disposal site, and he is authorized to deny...withdrawal of specification) as a disposal site, whenever he determines, after...prohibit a "defined area as a disposal site" - i.e., all the land near...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2013-09-04/developers-still-deserve-their-day-bu
Opinion
Begich speaks out against proposed Pebble Mine

...404c of the Clean Water Act, the EPA has the authority to restrict, prohibit, deny or withdraw use of an area as a disposal site for dredged or fill material if the discharge would have "unacceptable adverse" effects on things like municipal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-21/begich-speaks-out-against-proposed-pebb
State
Gov. Sarah Palin should uphold law

...Lower Slate Lake as a tailings disposal site, Governor Palin should uphold...use of the lake for a tailings disposal site is not in any way necessary...banning the use of Slate Lake as a disposal site should be respected by the governor...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090307/let_20070903005.shtml
Opinion
Coeur Alaska should work with SEACC

...situation. Sound off on the important issues at SEACC's suggestion that Coeur can reduce delay by using the tailings disposal site that was reviewed in the 2004 supplemental environmental impact statement and approved by state and federal agencies...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082407/let_20070824002.shtml
Opinion
Charred barge towed to Juneau after fire near Sitka

...out Monday in the van, which was full of solid waste being shipped on an Alaska Marine Lines barge from Sitka to the disposal site in Washington state. A firefighting tug from Petersburg and a Coast Guard cutter hosed the blaze through the night...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110806/loc_20061108020.shtml
News
My turn: Coeur should move forward with permitting legal mine

...scenario that he suggests could be used as an alternative method allowing Coeur to use Lower Slate Lake as a tailings disposal site. Recently Coeur spokesperson Rich Richins has mentioned that Coeur is also looking at an alternative, presumably...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091707/opi_20070917002.shtml
Opinion
Alaskans turn in unused medications

...Fairbanks Police Department after four hours had collected two large boxes of drugs in the department lobby. Sitka's disposal site was the Alaska Public Safety Academy. KTUU reports a drop-off point at the Alaska Native Medical Center collected...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/092710/reg_712557614.shtml
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