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Illegal Dumping

(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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