Controversy over proposed landfill in Pasco County

02/10/09 Robert Lorei
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Thursday is the day environmental activists think the Florida Department of Environmental Protection will reveal whether or not it will issue a permit regarding the proposed Angelo's Aggregate Materials Class 1 Landfill near the Green Swamp in eastern Pasco County.

Temple Terrace, Tampa, Dade City, and Zephyrhills have joined a wide cross-section of environmental interests in opposing this bad idea. Environmentalists are concerned about the potential impact on groundwater resources, the roads and surrounding communities.

Our guest is Carl Roth, spokesperson for Protectors of Florida's Legacy.

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