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Reminders and Rundowns

WOW! We’ve been busy lately fighting the proposed mega landfill! A lot of good stuff has been happening and we wanted to share! REMINDERS Before we jump in to cover the going-ons for the past few weeks, we want to make sure you are aware of some upcoming dates… SEPTEMBER 4 – Questions Deadline – … Continue reading Reminders and Rundowns

Meeting Announcement

Cumberland County Landfill Awareness (CCLA)  Community Townhall Meeting Our next meeting is scheduled for: Date:  September 9, 2018 Time:  3:00 p.m. Place:  Cumberland County Community Center located at 11 Davenport Rd, Cumberland, VA  (intersection of Davenport Rd & Rt 45) All are welcome to attend to find out updated and valuable information concerning the landfill.  Cumberland … Continue reading Meeting Announcement

Why Us? Why Here? Part II

Previously, we reviewed why Cumberland County was targeted. Basically, we matched a profile of an “Easy Victim”. Now we want to explain more about the trash company’s strategy, their emotional/psychological tactics and their “Sales Pitch”. Trash Company’s Strategy… “Industry trade journals stress the importance of quiet, advance “scouting” of locations to size up factors as … Continue reading Why Us? Why Here? Part II

“…when citizen action drives enforcement of

…environmental regulations, polluting facilities are no longer profitable and they get shut down.” Now that the Cumberland County Board of Supervisors have approved the rezoning, conditional use permit, and ratified the host agreement with County Waste…it is up to US the citizens. Next steps for County Waste is to submit their “Letter of Intent” to … Continue reading “…when citizen action drives enforcement of