Cancer Cluster: DEQ Meeting 1.18.19

Charlotte at Six
Friday, January 18th
Start this evening with the local battle over coal-ash. We'll let you hear an angry meeting last night ---- at a small school-gym near Lake Norman.


More than 400 people showed-up to demand that Duke Energy dig-up the coal ash at a nearby power plant --- and get it out of their lives.


It was not the kind of meeting --- that DEQ --- the dept of environmental quality --- had planned. They thought a few people would show up and that they could walk around several tables and ask questions.


But with the bleachers packed --- and the gym floor wall to wall with people standing --- thStart this evening with the local battle over coal-ash. We'll let you hear an angry meeting last night ---- at a small school-gym near Lake Norman. 


More than 400 people showed-up to demand that Duke Energy dig-up the coal ash at a nearby power plant --- and get it out of their lives.
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