Deadline to Comment on Injection Well
August 28, 2013
TOWNSHIP- If you have driven along some of the roads in Brady Township you may
have noticed signs protesting an injection well. Now the public has another way
to voice their opinions, the EPA has reopened public comments about the proposed
disposal injection well for Highland Street extension in Brady Township.
concern for many people in the area is the possible problems with seismic
activity. The research shows there have been problems with seismic activity and
injection wells in other areas including problems in 4 other states and there
is a fault line in this area.
The EPA says the public comments are limited to
this issue. Many of the concerned citizens hope the public comments will lead
to a public hearing on the matter. The
deadline for comments is September 11. There is currently research information
available at the DuBois public library for anyone to look at. You can email
your public comments to firstname.lastname@example.org.
also mail public comments to the attention of S. Stephen Platt at:
Water & Enforcement Branch (3WP22)
of Drinking Water and Source Water Protection