Groups plan rally to support removal of Parrot tailings

The following is an excerpt from an article by reporter Susan Dunlap that appeared The Montana Standard on August 11, 2015: While the Environmental Protection Agency, Butte-Silver Bow, the state of Montana and Atlantic Richfield continue to discuss the fate of the underground Parrot plume in confidential negotiations, local groups rally to support removal of the … Read more

Gov. Bullock celebrates the cleanup of Silver Bow Creek

The following is an excerpt from an article by reporter Susan Dunlap that appeared The Montana Standard on August 5, 2015: One Superfund cleanup in Butte-Silver Bow County is officially complete. Gov. Steve Bullock toured Durant Canyon along Silver Bow Creek Wednesday to celebrate the end of the state’s joint cleanup and restoration of the 26-mile … Read more

Rally to push EPA for clean up of Silver Bow Creek in Butte

The following is an excerpt from a story by reporter John Emeigh that appeared on KXLF News on April 21, 2015: BUTTE -A local group concerned about further cleanup along Silver Bow Creek is holding a rally Wednesday evening to encourage the EPA to take action. The group Citizens for Labor and Environmental Justice is inviting the … Read more

Clean it up: Advocacy group wants Silver Bow Creek fully restored

The following is an excerpt from an article by reporter Susan Dunlap that appeared The Montana Standard on March 5, 2015: Silver Bow Creek Headwaters Coalition and Project Green agreed on Tuesday to join forces and send a message to state and federal officials: restore Silver Bow Creek. “We need systemic change in Butte,” Silver Bow Creek … Read more