GREAT News !!

The Sims (aka Midwest Metal Management) metal shredder at Blue Island and Paulina (kiddie-corner from Juarez High School) has finalized a settlement with the US EPA! Details of the settlement require that Sims must: – Install an enclosure around the shredder; – Test emissions within 300 days; – Meet limits on the quantity of material fed to the shredder; – …

Fisk Electric Generating Station Peaker Plant comments period for permit extended to January 11th 2019 !

Comments period extended to January 11th 2019 via email or written. Email: Brad.frost@illinois.gov or write: Illinois EPA Brad Frost Re: Fisk Generating Station 1021 N. Grand Avenue East PO Box 19276 Springfield, IL 62794-9276 PERRO is opposed to the Proposal for allowing diesel generation located at the above location to be used for this purpose. The Pilsen neighborhood already suffers …

Next PERRO meeting All Welcome! October 10, 2018 Wednesday La Cebollita Restaurant 1807 S. Ashland Time: 6pm Free parking 2 blocks north on east side of Ashland

Please report odor or nuisance complaints

FYI: The IEPA has recently updated their website, including changing their link for filing odor or other nuisance complaints. Please save and distribute the link below for the purpose of filing complaints of strong nuisance odors when you detect them. https://www2.illinois.gov/epa/pollution-complaint/Pages/Submit-A-Complaint.aspx