Tag Archives: Ogeechee Riverkeeper

Settlement reached in Ogeechee pollution incident

A legal battle stemming from a massive 2011 fish kill in the Ogeechee River is resolved in a court settlement . . .

Tags: fish kill , King America , Ogeechee Riverkeeper

Federal judge says Ogeechee pollution lawsuit can proceed

A lawsuit alleging the illegal pollution of the Ogeechee River will be allowed to proceed, a federal judge rules . . .

Tags: Greenlaw , illegal pollution , King America , Lisa Godbey Wood , Ogeechee River , Ogeechee Riverkeeper , U.S. District Court

Political Notes – Another lawsuit filed over charter amendment

The charter school constitutional amendment prompts the filing of yet more litigation; taking over the duties of the EPD? . . .

Tags: charter school constitutional amendment , EPD , Erin Brockovich , Greenlaw , John Barge , Jud Turner , lawsuit , Ogeechee Riverkeeper , water pollution

EPD yanks Ogeechee discharge permit, will require more analysis

EPD pulls a discharge permit it granted to King America Finishing in August, keeping alive the controversy over wastewater discharges into the Ogeechee River . . .

Tags: EPD , Jud Turner , King America , Ogeechee Riverkeeper

Enviro group sues textile company over river discharge

Ogeechee Riverkeeper’s attorneys file a federal court lawsuit against King America textile finishing company . . .

Tags: chemical discharges , EPD , King America , Ogeechee Riverkeeper , water pollution

Judge overturns EPD order on Ogeechee River discharges

A Bulloch County judge rules that EPD’s consent order in a water pollution case is invalid because it was executed without a public hearing . . .

Tags: EPD , fish kill , John Turner , King America , Lois Oakley , Ogeechee River , Ogeechee Riverkeeper

EPD checks latest fish kill reports on Ogeechee River

The state’s environmental agency looks into reports of more dead fish along the Ogeechee River in southeast Georgia . . .

Tags: EPD , fish kill , King American , Ogeechee River , Ogeechee Riverkeeper

Power group finds new investor for coal plant

Dean Alford says he has found a private investor to help finance the proposed Plant Washington coal-fired power facility . . .

Tags: Dean Alford , EPD , fish kill , Greenlaw , King America , Ogeechee Riverkeeper , Plant Washington , Taylor Energy