Dunbar Toxic Sludge Site

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Dunbar residents say damage already done despite sludge removal

The sludge is gone. Arsenic levels in the soil now measure at safe levels. But still, those living at the S St sludge site...

Dunbar community near sludge site scores major step forward in lawsuit

A big win for the Dunbar community living around the sludge site in Fort Myers. Their lawsuit against the city takes a major step forward...
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Plan B: Dunbar sludge to be shipped to Polk County

After being rejected by several other counties, the toxic sludge from Dunbar will now be shipped to Polk County. The Fort Myers city managers office...
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Neighbors near Dunbar sludge site worry toxins will affect their health

Many in Dunbar, like Rickey Rogers, now worry the wind is blowing dirt from these huge mounds at the sludge site as it spreads...
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Contaminated sludge from 1960s slowly removed from Dunbar neighborhood

Last year, residents discovered a sludge site contained the hazardous chemical arsenic. It originated from a water treatment plant and got dumped into a...
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City to start removing toxic sludge from Dunbar field

Residents in the Dunbar community received a letter on their doorsteps notifying them that trucks will be at the field to start removing the arsenic-tainted...
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City of Fort Myers releases cleanup plans for Dunbar sludge site

The City of Fort Myers released plans Wednesday to remove and dispose of lime sludge at a Dunbar site. The city used a nearly 4-acre...

Fort Myers responds to FDEP in regards to Dunbar sludge site

The City of Fort Myers sent a letter to the Department of Environmental Protection laying out where it stands and what's next for the...
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Lawsuit filed against Fort Myers over toxic sludge site

A lawsuit wants the City of Fort Myers to pay more than $500 million for dumping toxic sludge in the Dunbar community. The city used...
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Dunbar residents react to new timeline for sludge site plan

Answers to the looming questions associated with the Dunbar sludge site are one step closer to being answered. The Department of Environmental Protection said the...

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