Saturday, February 18, 2012

State and local lawmakers to attend coal ash meeting

Metro Council members Attica Scott (D-1) and Rick Blackwell (D-12) along with the Sierra Club are sponsoring an informational community meeting concerning the problem with coal ash in Southwest Jefferson County.

The meeting will be held on Monday, February 20th at the Southwest Government Center, 7219 Dixie Highway from 7:00pm until 9:00pm

“This is an opportunity for the community to receive an update on what is going on with coal ash and LG&E,” says Scott.

State Representative Joni Jenkins and Reginald Meeks will also be in attendance.

1 comment:

  1. it seems to me that these meetings have no teeth to it.maybe more questions should be asked of the potential replacement of outgoing council member bob henderson.PPL new about the existing coal ash ponds when they bought lg&e.what is there view of the situation?