The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will hold a Public Meeting beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, September 22, 2014 at City Hall, 226 E. Prichard Ave., Prichard, Alabama. Representatives from EPA and ExxonMobil will be available to provide information and answer questions about the Virginia Carolina Chemical Company Mobile Site.
Alabama residents will soon get the chance to view some of the most important issues facing the environment through compelling, documentary-style films at the premiere screenings of the 2014 Southern Exposure films.
Digital platforms allow customers to personalize lake information
Alabama Power's new "Shorelines" lakes website and app provide customers and lake-goers new ways to learn about their lakes and conditions.
Famed Alabama Fashion Designer, Billy Reid, Launches Second Designer Tee Line for Alabama Gulf Seafood
Billy Reid – renowned Alabama-based fashion designer and former Council of Fashion Designers of America "Menswear Designer of the Year" – has again partnered with Alabama Gulf Seafood to create a special, three-design t-shirt series featuring Alabama Gulf Seafood, currently on sale to the public at BillyReid.com.
Last night, around 100 people attended the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) public hearing in Sumiton regarding a water pollution permit for Drummond Company’s proposed Shepherd Bend Mine. Attendees overwhelmingly opposed the strip mine permit, which would allow 29 pollution discharges into the Mulberry Fork daily drinking water source for 200,000 people in greater Birmingham. Only one person spoke in favor of the mine.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) will host a public meeting for the general public on Monday, August 25, 2014 at the Vincent Middle High School auditorium in Vincent, AL from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. to discuss the proposed cleanup plan for the Alabama Plating Superfund Site.