Illegal Dumping

(CBS SF)

Oakland Neighborhood Sees Crime Decline After Buddhist Shrine Moves In

Residents of a once blighted Oakland neighborhood are crediting a Buddha statue installed in a median for a remarkable change.

09/17/2014

(AP)

Richmond Hires Inspectors To Crack Down On Foreclosure Blight

Trash, construction debris and unsightly waste have been piling up at abandoned properties in the City of Richmond at a rate never seen before.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/07/2011

Target store in Mountain View (AP)

Alameda Co. Judge Orders Target To Pay $22.5M In Dumping Lawsuit

A Bay Area judge ordered Target Corp. to pay $22.5 million to settle a lawsuit alleging that the retailer illegally disposed hazardous waste at hundreds of stores throughout the state.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/03/2011

Garbage Truck. (CBS)

Lawsuit Accuses San Francisco Companies Of Illegal Dumping

A lawsuit has been filed against two San Francisco companies for allegedly dumping tons of roofing material in the Bayview-Hunters Point area.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–03/01/2011

trash bags

Audit Criticizes Oakland For Not Collecting More Illegal Dumping Fines

Oakland’s Department of Public Works collected just a fraction of the fines it issued for illegal dumping from 2006 to 2009.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/17/2010

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

San Francisco Protestors Stage Mock Clean Up At Chevron Stations

Protestors on Sunday staged a mock clean up at a Chevron service station to increase awareness of the oil company’s alleged intentional dumping of toxic waste in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

CBS San Francisco–10/10/2010

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