Article critical of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for a
Article critical of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for awarding McGee Construction of West Gardiner a $200,000 no-bind contract to remove 1,500 cubic yards of contaminated soil from a location in Harmony, despite the fact that the company has violated environmental laws by clear-cutting the buffers of its Augusta gravel pit, eroding the banks of Kennebec River, violating air standards, improperly storing construction debris, and operating a quarry without proper permits. While DEP environmental specialist Chris Swan claims to know of no McGee environmental violations, Deb Garrett, a DEP spokesperson, confirms that there are at least five notices of violations currently in process against McGee. Details.
McGee Construction West Gardiner, Maine Department of Environmental Protection
Irvine, Alex, "Article critical of the Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for a" (2004). Maine News Index – Portland Phoenix. 1779.
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