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Fear of groundwater contamination at issue with legal matter over dirt pile

24,000 truckloads of dirt piled up along road

August 9, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

Flamborough, Ont. – A local garden supply company, facing charges related to a mountain of dirt piled up along a major roadway, is hoping a constitutional challenge will help him escape prosecution. Neighbours of the site, where about 24,000 truckloads of material have been dumped, fear it will lead to groundwater contamination. Local residents say the legal wrangling is simply a tactic to delay cleanup of the dirt. Hamilton Spectator report | READ MORE

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