Environment Escambia County

EPA responses to Rolling Hills fire

February 17, 2017

From: “Tennessee, Denise”
Date: Feb 17, 2017 11:13 AM
Subject: FW: Rolling Hills fire letter
To: “ghorning”
Cc: “Erhunse, Adesuwa”

Hello Dr. Horning,

Thank you for your letter about the ongoing fire at the Rolling Hills landfill. Adesuwa Erhunse, the Region 4 Office of Environmental Justice and Sustainability contact for the state of Florida, is reaching out to Shawn Hamilton at this moment. She will be in touch with you as soon as we have more details. We are also making the Region 4 Resource Conservation and Restoration and Superfund Divisions aware of this issue.


Denise A. Tennessee, P.E.
Office of Environmental Justice and Sustainability
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
61 Forsyth Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303

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1 Comment

  • Reply Gloria G. Horning, Ph.D. February 19, 2017 at 8:24 am

    EPA region 4, the region that Florida is assigned, should head down here and take a tour of every toxic sites we have. Bring the natonal press. Ecambia County is NOT Love Canal because of EPA. But we are getting close to anunsubstable environment.
    Meanwhile – the representative for this area wants to shut them down and give the power to the state and local regulators. That isn’t working in Rolling Hills! Cha-ching…
    Regulations a r e useless if they are not enforced. GOB in action with arms stretched as far as Tally-nasty…

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