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Cleaning Up the Mess

Back a few years ago when people here in Port Arthur, myself included, were experiencing difficulties in having our household garbage picked up, I became aware that Solis Waste truck drivers who spill trash and garbage onto the ground while in the act of emptying toters are supposed to clean up what was spilled.   58 more words

Jefferson County Beer Party

Sierra Club turns up the heat in February in Texas with lawsuits and rate interventions against coal plants, oil refineries

Sometimes one doesn’t realize how active Sierra Club is throughout the state — from Houston, to Waco to West Texas. One only need look at February 2013 as an example. 359 more words

Eagle Ford Fracking: Texas Doing Little To Protect Residents From Pollution

An eight-month investigation by the Center for Public Integrity, InsideClimate News and The Weather Channel reveals Texas has done next to nothing to protect people in the Eagle Ford’s booming shale play from rising industry pollution. 314 more words