Pintail Landfill – Waller County

What transpired in Waller County, Texas between Green Group and county officials is what political thrillers is made of.  Not only was it determined Green Group illegally met with the county judge and two county commissioners behind closed doors, but in an unprecedented move, the TCEQ returned Green Group’s application.

Commissioner:  Waller County Landfill Plan is “Dead”
Houston Chronicle
February 10, 2016
http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Landfill-proposed-for-Waller-County-site-is-6821687.php

In Unusual Rebuke, State Environmental Agency Rejects Landfill Bid
My Statesman
October 9, 2015
http://www.mystatesman.com/news/unusual-rebuke-state-environmental-agency-rejects-landfill-bid/VSCTqBlzuE09L4JIOSu8vK/

Waller County Residents Celebrate Victory After TCEQ Returns Application for Landfill
KBTX-TV
October 6, 2015
http://www.kbtx.com/home/headlines/Waller-County-Residents-Celebrate-Victory-After-TCEQ-Returns-Application-For-Landfill-330972752.html

TCEQ Deals Rare Setback to Landfill Company
Austin American-Statesman
October 6, 2015
http://environment.blog.statesman.com/2015/10/06/texas-commission-on-environmental-quality-deals-rare-setback-to-landfill-company/

Developer Admits Plans for Hempstead Landfill Are Flawed
Houston Chronicle
August 10, 2015
http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Developer-admits-plans-for-Hempstead-landfill-are-6433270.php

Pintail Tries to Duck Application / Pintail Admits its Application Does Not Comply With TCEQ Rules
The Times Tribune (The Voice of Waller County)
August 6, 2015
http://stophwy6landfill.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/The-Times-Tribune-Pintail-Tries-To-Duck-Application.pdf

Alarming Findings on Proposed Pintail Landfill Landfill Site
July 22, 2015
http://stophwy6landfill.com/news/proposed-waller-county-landfill-site-video/

Waller Co. Leaders Pledge Transparency After Landfill Verdict
Houston Chronicle
December 21, 2014
http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/science-environment/article/Waller-Co-leaders-pledge-transparency-after-5972593.php

Jury Verdict Delivers Blow to Waller Co. Landfill Plan
Houston Chronicle
December 18, 2014
http://www.chron.com/news/science-environment/article/Waller-Co-landfill-case-goes-to-jury-5966281.php

Jury:  Waller Co. Commissioners Met Illegally Before Approving Landfill
Houston Chronicle
December 18, 2014
http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/texas/article/Jury-Waller-Co-commissioners-met-illegally-5967321.php

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Notice of Deficiency to Green Group Holdings, LLC
May 6, 2014
http://bumpthedumpcc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/2014NOD.pdf

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Notice of Deficiency to Green Group Holdings, LLC
November 25, 2013
http://bumpthedumpcc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/2013NOD.pdf


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