My friends in Lenawee County report major recent events at www.nocafos.org. Included is a PDF of
the remarkable Sept 13 DEQ letter indicating nobody's in charge at Vreba-Hoff
and the operations now pose "a grave threat to public health and the
What I want to know is, as of
Monday, with some huge portion of the DEQ staff laid off for some
indeterminate time ? WHO will be in charge there to deal with this grave
threat to public health and the environment?
McCann ? can you please advise us who we should call in case of an
Project, Sierra Club Michigan Chapter
Make all Michigan's waters
fishable and swimmable.
BULLETINS: Sept 26 - Attorney
General's office orders Vreba-Hoff to
pay $141,500 in penalties for multiple violations over the
last two months; also orders removal
of 350 cows.
Sept 13 - DEQ notes "Vreba-Hoff has allowed conditions
to further deteriorate to the point the Dairy Operations now
pose a grave threat to public health and the
environment." (see pdf of full DEQ