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EPA sets deadlines for pipeline spill cleanup

December 18, 2010 10:07 AM

The EPA order issued Friday requires the companies to develop plans to finish the cleanup and restoration of the spill area.

EPA officials say the spill is near wetlands that house several endangered species.

Federal officials say about 21,000 gallons of oil were released in Lockport and Romeoville, about 35 miles southwest of Chicago.

via EPA sets deadlines for pipeline spill cleanup – Chicago Breaking News.

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  1. A private firm with a multi-million dollar city contract, has been supplementing the Chicago’s already substantial parking enforcement force with non-union parking enforcement personnel for several years.
    Figures these people will do anything for money these days.