Ithaca Environment

Thursday, July 14, 2005

Ithaca Resident Moves because of TCE Contamination

Ithaca resident Janet Snoyer is moving from her South Hill home after the failure of efforts by Emerson Power Transmission to rid her home of the toxic chemical tricholorethene (TCE).

For more information about TCE, see here, here, and this recent Ithaca Journal article.
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Redbud Woods Update

Interim Cornell President Rawlings announced that Cornell would go ahead with plans to bulldoze Redbud Woods and build a new parking lot, in spite of continuing protests by Cornell students and faculty, and in spite of a request from Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton to reconsider.

Cornell Professor Jane Marie Law rallies Redbud protestors
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