Ventura County Star

Water board’s vote clears path for Boeing’s clean up of toxic site near Simi Valley

by VC Star | August 13, 2022
The water board adopted the MOU despite dozens of public speakers who urged it not to on grounds that the settlement would allegedly leave at least 90% of Boeing’s contaminated soil not cleaned up. “I don’t believe you can say with a straight face that this Boeing deal ...

County Probes Whether Dust Drifted From Contaminated Field Lab Site Because of Detonations

by Ventura County Star | December 7, 2021
The activists allege that the state’s Department of Toxic Substances Control, which is overseeing the long-planned cleanup, allowed the energy department to “dynamite” the two buildings without proper dust control to prevent the spread of contamination. “This was an ...

State, Boeing mediating cleanup dispute at former nuke site near Simi, worrying activists

by Ventura County Star | February 17, 2021
“The state and Boeing have quietly begun mediating the long-planned cleanup of the former Santa Susana Field Laboratory site near Simi Valley, a move activists and Ventura County Supervisor Linda Parks fear will water down the cleanup. The mediation offer from the state did not come ...