Posts made in February, 2015

Thanks for taking action!

Posted by on Feb 27, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off

Thank you to everyone who participated in our successful “Show a Little Love” Campaign! We established allies in Elkhart, Indiana (the “City with a Heart”) who delivered our community’s Valentine box to CTS. This photo of Kevin DeBeck was taken shortly after Wayne Royer delivered our box to the CTS headquarters. Our “Show a Little Love” Box by the numbers: 1,323 names on a petition calling for a full-scale cleanup 146 signed “Road to Cleanup” postcards 135 homemade Valentine cards 1 box full of hope View other community members’...

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Elkhart residents deliver Valentine’s message to CTS Corp.: ‘Show Some Love; Clean Up Your Asheville, N.C. Superfund Site!’

Posted by on Feb 13, 2015 in Blog | Comments Off

Elkhart residents deliver Valentine’s message to CTS Corp.: ‘Show Some Love; Clean Up Your Asheville, N.C. Superfund Site!’

Press Release: (PDF) ELKHART — This Valentine’s Day, Elkhart residents join in solidarity with friends in Asheville, N.C., impacted for years by toxic pollution from CTS Corp.’s abandoned Superfund site. They will deliver signed Valentine’s cards, video messages and a petition with more than 1,300 signatures to CTS officials asking them to “have a heart” by immediately cleaning up all the poisons the corporation left in Asheville decades ago. The petitions and other messages gathered by Asheville-based P.O.W.E.R Action Group—established in August 2012 by concerned community...

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