Greenwood: EPA leaves Superfund site 27 years after fatal disaster
Published on Oct 10th, 2012
11 comments The most obvious disturbance to the bucolic setting of Mt. Zion Baptist Church is the sound of constant traffic zooming from Interstate 64. Less obvious, but way more disturbing about the location of...
Questioning authority: RWSA chloramine plan stirs water fears
Published on Jun 11th, 2012
23 comments Perhaps if the agenda had said, "Addition of strychnine to water supply," the matter might have gotten a lot more attention than it did a year ago when the water authority okayed the addition of a...
Torpedoed: Pork politics and the undoing of an Obama nominee
Published on Apr 13th, 2009
12 comments UVA Law professor Jon Cannon had served in the EPA under Presidents Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, and Bill Clinton. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE UVA SCHOOL OF LAW The sudden withdrawal of would-be Obama...