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Waller County News Citizen “New Bigger, Badder, More Dangerous Pintail II” October 6, 2016

-October 5, 2016 It’s been 5 years, 3 months, 2 weeks, and 3 days, or a total of 1,936 days since the public citizens of Waller County found out about a potential 250 acre mega-landfill being proposed in Hempstead, Texas on June 18, 2011. During that long

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CALH Comments on MSW 2391 Filed Wednesday, September 14, 2016

CITIZENS AGAINST THE LANDFILL IN HEMPSTEAD’S INITIAL COMMENTS ON THE APPLICATION OF PINTAIL LANDFILL FOR A LAND USE COMPATIBILITY DETERMINATION, TCEQ PROPOSED MSW PERMIT NO. 2391 COMES NOW, Citizens Against the Landfill in Hempstead (“CLAH”), and files these Initial Comments on Pintail Landfill, LLC’s (“Pintail” or “Applicant”)

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Beckendorff, Kitzman and Pokluda Commanded to Pay Court Costs

By Lillie Ruby Reporter Brookshire Times Tribune During a hearing on September 2 former elected officials Glenn Beckendorff, Stan Kitzman and Frank Pokluda were: “Commanded to observe the said order of our court,” by the 1st District Court of Appeals. This order was a response to fees

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Rep. Cecil Bell Request for Public Meeting Letter

Below is a request from Rep. Cecil Bell for a public meeting regarding the Pintail Landfill Municipal Solid Waste Permit Application No. 2391.

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Response letter to TCEQ Executive Director from CALH

Below is the response letter to TCEQ Executive Director from the Citizens Against the Landfill in Hempstead.

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Response letter to TCEQ Executive Director from City of Hempstead

Below is the response letter to TCEQ Executive Director from the City of Hempstead.

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Houston Chronicle – Waller County Landfill Proposal Revived

BY EMILY FOXHALL A Georgia-based company on Wednesday announced it had initiated a new application to build a controversial landfill in Waller County, bringing renewed attention to a project that a citizens group and several county commissioners have actively opposed. Earlier this year, Commissioner John Amsler had

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1st Court of Appeals dismisses appeal of Glenn Beckendorff, Stan Kitzman, and Frank Pokluda

On June 23, 2016, the 1st Court of Appeals dismissed the appeal of Glenn Beckendorff, Stan Kitzman, and Frank Pokluda, wherein they tried to appeal the Settlement Agreement and Agreed Judgment that was entered into by Waller County, the City of Hempstead, and Citizens Against the Landfill

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Following is June 23, 2016, Houston Chronicle article by reporter, Emily Foxhall

Developer purchases property in Waller County where it proposed to build rejected landfill project The battle over a controversial landfill proposal in Waller County may not be over despite a state agency’s recent rejection of the project. Green Group Holdings, LLC, recently purchased the 723-acre parcel on

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May 4, 2016 – NEWS RELEASE

This morning, May 4, 2016, the TCEQ issued a letter to all parties in the Pintail Landfill, LLC MSW No. 2377 landfill application matter stating that the TCEQ no longer has jurisdiction to act on the application. As you will recall, Pintail had recently, on April 8,

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