TCEQ-sponsored Public Meeting – October 25, 2016 – Hempstead High School Auditorium

Sen. Lois Kolkhorst Stands Up for Waller County Against Pintail Landfill Application No. 2

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Tide Turns Over Controversial Landfill, Fox 26 News

~As posted by FOX 26 News A proposed legal settlement could be sending a very strong message that county government officials are now joining land owners in opposition. That hasn’t always been the case. It’s been a brutal four year battle to block a proposed landfill near

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Billboard Story – KHOU Reporter, Brad Woodard

Hempstead Texas Landfill Battle – KHOU – Reporter Brad Woodard Billboard Story

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Hempstead Watermelon Festival Parade

Citizens Against the Landfill in Hempstead were well represented with this colorful float at the Hempstead Watermelon Festival Parade!

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‘We Stand United’ 2013 Photos by Vicki LeBlanc Photography

Smile! You may be on camera! Vicki LeBlanc Photography graciously took a lot of photos at last Saturday’s CALH’s ‘We Stand United” Fundraiser Dinner/Auction. If you would like to view and purchase any, 100% of the proceeds will go to the Citizens Against The Landfill in Hempstead!

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Mayor Michael Wolfe, Sr., February 12, 2013 Public Hearing

Hempstead Texas Mayor, Michael Wolfe, spoke powerfully as did many others at a public hearing in the Waller County Courthouse on February 12, 2013. Over 1,000 citizens marched from Hempstead City Hall to the Waller County Courthouse to demonstrate to elected officials that the people of Waller

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Royal Elementary Students Join the Fight Against the Landfill

What a great bunch of kids at Royal Elementary School! The students tell us they will see many birds in the courtyard now with their new birdbath…it is situated alongside a vegetable garden where they plant during the school year and will be visible from the library

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“Big guns from big city join smelly small town fight” – KHOU, Reporter Doug Miller interviews Wayne Dolcefino

Click HERE go to the KHOU page.   HOUSTON—Houston doesn’t pay a whole lot of attention to what happens in Hempstead. But a small town fight over a giant garbage dump has attracted two of the highest profile combatants in the big city’s public arena. Drive up

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Hundreds Protest Proposed Hempstead Landfill, KBTX

Hundreds Protest Proposed Hempstead Landfill KBTX Click HERE to watch a video from the protest. Close to 1,000 people gathered in downtown Hempstead Tuesday night in protest of a new landfill. If the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality approves the new landfill it would be located at

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City of Hempstead to File Lawsuit Against Waller County Over Landfill, KBTX

City of Hempstead to File Lawsuit Against Waller County Over Landfill KBTX The fight continues on a controversial landfill in Hempstead after Waller County Commissioners dropped their resistance Wednesday and approved the project that would bring a 250 acre household garbage landfill near the intersection of U.S.

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