EPA targets Superfund near Silverton for ‘immediate and intense attention’

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EPA targets Superfund near Silverton for ‘immediate and intense attention’

Bonita Peak Mining District named as a high priority
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, center, toured the Gold King Mine and Superfund site north of Silverton in August. He was joined by state Sen. Don Coram, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, Gov. John Hickenlooper and U.S. Sens. Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet. The EPA on Friday said the Superfund site is among 21 the agency identified as needing immediate and intense attention.

EPA targets Superfund near Silverton for ‘immediate and intense attention’

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt, center, toured the Gold King Mine and Superfund site north of Silverton in August. He was joined by state Sen. Don Coram, U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton, Gov. John Hickenlooper and U.S. Sens. Cory Gardner and Michael Bennet. The EPA on Friday said the Superfund site is among 21 the agency identified as needing immediate and intense attention.
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