October 22, 2013 - 12:28 PM
Lois Gibbs on Tuesday said the area of Love Canal can never be safe. (Photo by Harry Scull Jr./Buffalo News)
NIAGARA FALLS - Lois Gibbs fought the government when they said it was OK to let people move back into some sections of Love Canal.
But people were allowed to live in Love Canal again, and now there are some of the same signs of sickness from toxic chemicals buried nearby, Gibbs said Tuesday.
People were lied to when they were told the area was safe, Gibbs said at a news conference.
"It was a smokescreen. It was a lie and today people are suffering," Gibbs said.
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August 19, 2013 - 11:31 AM
The Niagara Arts and Cultural Center is getting a $10,000 state grant. Read more
August 15, 2013 - 10:04 AM
A public meeting on Covanta Energy's plans to haul New York City garbage to its facility by train drew more than 100 people to Niagara Falls City Hall on Wednesday night. (Read my full story here.)
Two of the main speakers at the meeting were Lewiston resident Amy Witryol and Covanta's Daniel J. Caraccio. Listen for yourself to what they had to say.
Less than a week after shutting down because of storm damage, Niagara Falls' sewage treatment plant has had some functionality restored. Read more here