Look Back, Sept. 7, 2011

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5 years ago
Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Sept. 7, 2011, Queen Creek Independent, included: Queen Creek Town Council has had closed-door meetings — and is slated to partake in one Sept. 7 — over allegations of county and federal air-quality regulations at the Queen Creek Landfill, 20224 E. Riggs Road.

The October 2010 notice from the Maricopa County Air Quality Department outlines 12 violations — spanning from 1996 to 2003 — including lack of reporting requirements ranging from gas control system plans to failure to submit emission rate reports, according to notice of violations obtained by Independent Newspapers.

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