We had a huge win on coal ash on Friday! The coal ash bill passed in the VA General Assembly and heads to the Governor for his signature! While this does not fix the damage from decades of heavy metals that have poisoned our rivers, our fish, and our communities, it is, however, the end of an era for dominion using our public waterways for disposing toxic coal ash waste. This is a win for clean water and the goal we committed to five years ago when PRKN started fighting Dominion to safely close its ash ponds. Thanks to everyone who took action, spoke up, told their friends, turned out at hearings and joined us in rejecting cap-in-place! We could not have done it without you!!
Read more in the Richmond Tiimes-Dispatch article here.