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City of Austin, TX: Public Hearing on Coal Tar Sealant Ban

In 2005, Austin TX held a presentation on the effects of CTS and the possibility of banning it within the city. This presentation, along with other public efforts, eventually led to the ban of coal tar sealer in the city.

 

Austin Presentation on Coal Tar Sealant Ban, Part I

 

Austin Presentation on Coal Tar Sealant Ban, Part II

Posted on January 10, 2014 and filed under Videos.

Springfield, MO: City Council Meeting on CTS Study

City of Springfield, City Council Meeting - July 1 2013

A recent article in USA TODAY tells that while Springfield has studied coal tar sealant pollution there and debated it in great detail, no action has yet been taken. Former Mayor Pro-tem Dan Chiles asks this question of the current Springfield City Council: will the continued use of coal tar sealants affect the brand or image of Springfield? The city also has a collection of their findings available online at: www.springfieldmo.gov

Posted on January 10, 2014 and filed under Videos.