Residents get water-quality assurance after Gold King Mine spill

Residents get water-quality assurance after Gold King Mine spill

Issue-related breakout tables give Durangoans specific information
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Butch Knowlton, director of the La Plata County Office of Emergency Management, speaks to an audience on hand Thursday night at Miller Middle School for a community meeting regarding the Gold King Mine blowout that sent 3 million gallons of contaminated mine runoff into the Animas River. “The resources of America came to our community when we needed them,” he said, “and I, for one, appreciate them.”
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City of Durango and La Plata County officials on hand for a community meeting Thursday night at Miller Middle School regarding the Gold King Mine blowout. From left, Durango City Councilor Dick White, La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff, La Plata County Commission Chairwoman Gwen Lachelt and Durango Mayor Dean Brookie were among the elected officials in attendance.

Residents get water-quality assurance after Gold King Mine spill

Butch Knowlton, director of the La Plata County Office of Emergency Management, speaks to an audience on hand Thursday night at Miller Middle School for a community meeting regarding the Gold King Mine blowout that sent 3 million gallons of contaminated mine runoff into the Animas River. “The resources of America came to our community when we needed them,” he said, “and I, for one, appreciate them.”
City of Durango and La Plata County officials on hand for a community meeting Thursday night at Miller Middle School regarding the Gold King Mine blowout. From left, Durango City Councilor Dick White, La Plata County Commissioner Julie Westendorff, La Plata County Commission Chairwoman Gwen Lachelt and Durango Mayor Dean Brookie were among the elected officials in attendance.
On the Net

The Environmental Protection Agency updates information related to the Gold King Mine spill on two websites:
www2.epa.gov/goldkingmine
http://goldkingminerelease.blogspot.com/

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