Pittburg Landfill Won't Be Tested For Radioactive Waste; Report Shows '95% Confidence' None ExistsThere will be no physical testing of the soils at Keller Canyon Landfill near Pittsburg for traces of radioactive waste, with a consultant's report determining a "95 percent confidence level" that no such waste was dumped there between 2011 and 2017.
Nearly 400 San Francisco Police Employees Sue Tetra Tech, Claim Negligence In Shipyard CleanupNearly 400 San Francisco police employees have sued Tetra Tech Inc. in federal court on claims of negligence and racketeering conspiracy.
New Report States Former Hunters Point Shipyard Free Of Health HazardsA new report released Wednesday from the state's health department has declared the Hunters Point shipyard in San Francisco free of all radiological, health and safety hazards.
Newsom Urged To Dump Fire Cleanup Contract With Firm Accused Of FraudPlaintiffs in a $27 billion class action lawsuit against Tetra Tech are demanding that Gov. Gavin Newsom rescind a contract with the firm to clean up fire damage in Butte County.
DOJ Joins Lawsuits Over Hunters Point CleanupThe U.S. Department of Justice has notified a federal court in San Francisco that it plans to take over three previously sealed false claims lawsuits filed by whistleblowers against Tetra Tech, which the U.S. Navy hired to clean up the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard.
State Health Officials Retest Soil Near Former Hunters Point Naval BaseThe controversy surrounding the cleanup of a former naval base in San Francisco continued Monday as state health officials returned to Hunters Point to scan the area for radioactive soil.
Hunters Point Residents, Lawyer Storm Tetra Tech Offices As Plaintiff Numbers GrowResidents of Hunter's Point and their lawyer took their grievances directly to Tetra Tech's Market Street office in San Francisco on Monday.
Attorney To Announce More Plaintiffs In Tetra Tech SuitSome 2,000 more plaintiffs are set to join a lawsuit against Tetra Tech, the company hired to clean up soil-borne radiation and other contaminants at the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard in San Francisco, the lead attorney in that case said Sunday night
Tetra Tech Hit With $27 Billion Lawsuit Over Contamination At Former SF Naval ShipyardTetra Tech was in charge of clearing contaminated land at an old SF naval base, but neighbors are suing because they don't believe they the site is truly habitable.
Company Accused In Hunters Point Cleanup Scandal Offers New TestsThere was new fallout Wednesday over the billion-dollar cleanup scandal at the old San Francisco Naval Shipyard in Hunters Point as the company being accused of fraud in the cleanup defended itself.