Archives for: November 2016

Denver Apartment Owner Charged with Asbestos Crimes

Posted on November 29, 2016 by

In March 2014, we reported of asbestos contamination in the Overlook at Mile High Apartments in Denver. Now, two years later, the company that owns the Overlook apartments, along with an executive of the company, have been charged with allegedly… Keep Reading

Connecticut Highway Project Delayed After Asbestos Discovery

Posted on November 22, 2016 by

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) has placed a halt on an I-95 construction project near Stratford after asbestos was found in the soil. Preliminary design work for the reconstruction of Exit 33 on I-95 in Stratford had just begun… Keep Reading

Historic Block of Buildings in NYC Scheduled for Asbestos Abatement and Demolition After Missing Out on Preservation by Landmark Preservation Commission

Posted on November 15, 2016 by

After an appeal from State Sen. Brad Hoylman and New York citizens to New York City’s Landmark Preservation Commission (LPC) and the mayor to preserve a row of historic buildings in East Village was lost, a NY contractor is poised… Keep Reading

Asbestos-Related Health Issues A Concern From Hurricane Matthew Damage

Posted on November 1, 2016 by

Residents of North Carolina and Virginia are just beginning their cleanup efforts after Hurricane Matthew brought high winds, heavy rain and storm surges to the east coast states in October. Flooding and structural damage to houses and businesses have left… Keep Reading