03 Feb '13, 6pm

San Diego County Residents Speak Out Against Riverfront Garbage Dump...Again: Damon Nagami, Senior Attorney, San...

San Diego County Residents Speak Out Against Riverfront Garbage Dump...Again: Damon Nagami, Senior Attorney, San...

Another day, another packed public hearing near San Diego over the controversial Gregory Canyon landfill, the proposed 300-acre garbage dump that would be built next to the San Luis Rey River and sacred Native American sites. I've blogged about this wrongheaded project many times (for example, here , here , and here ). Even though this fight has been raging for more than twenty years, opposition to the project is stronger than ever. Media accounts estimated that more than 300 people came out to last Thursday's Army Corps of Engineers hearing in Escondido, the vast majority of whom opposed the landfill. Elected officials and organizational representatives who spoke out against the project outnumbered supporters 3 to 1. Individuals opposing the dump also outnumbered supporters, and time ran out before many opponents got a chance to speak. We oppose this project, of course. B...

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