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Oakton site clean-up begins next week 2012-12-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 13, 2012 , p. 15 Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District, Skokie Sports Park, Nicor
Grant to help clean site 2000-07-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 27, 2000, p. 4 Pollution - Soil, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Grants, Environment
Foundry to pay for water tests 1996-07-18 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 18, 1996, p. 12 Niles West High School, Castwell Products Inc., Pollution - Water, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air, Berkwits, Jeff
A whiff of doubt lingers 1996-04-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 4, 1996, p. 12 Castwell Products Inc., Niles West High School, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Editorial, Pollution - Air
Foundry smells but isn't harmful : IEPA 1996-03-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 21, 1996, p. 3 Niles West High School, Castwell Products Inc., Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Wells Community Committee, Pollution - Air
IEPA : Castwell emissions harmless 1996-03-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 21, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 4 Castwell Products Inc., Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Berkwits, Jeff, Pollution - Air
State to air delayed Wells report 1996-03-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 7, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Castwell Products Inc., Sweitzer, Terry, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Wells Citizens Committee, Pollution - Air
State EPA promises Castwell report done 1996-02-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 29, 1996, p. 22 Castwell Products Inc., Niles West High School, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Pollution - Air
Senator helps out : IPEA prepares pollution report 1996-02-29 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 29, 1996, Sec. 1, p. 1 Castwell Products Inc., Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Simon, Paul, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Still no EPA report on foundry fumes 1996-02-15 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 15, 1996, p. 5 Castwell Products Inc., Niles West High School, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Report due soon on Castwell emissions 1995-12-21 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 21, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 4 Castwell Products Inc., Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Pollution - Air
Castwell emissions report release still awaited 1995-12-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 7, 1995, p. 5 Niles West High School, Castwell Products Inc., Sweitzer, Terry, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
A stink about Wells report 1995-09-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 7, 1995, p. 17 Niles West High School, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Editorial, Pollution - Air
School awaits Wells report 1995-08-31 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 31, 1995, p. 7 Niles West High School, Sweitzer, Terry, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Stein, Roger, Wells Manufacturing Co., Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools), Pollution - Air, Berkwits, Jeff
IEPA report to say Wells safe 1995-05-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 11, 1995, p. 7 Sweitzer, Terry, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air
Hazardous waste down 1995-05-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 11, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Refuse and refuse disposal, Skokie Public Works Department, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Willing, Mark
Wells are safe says IEPA rep 1995-04-27 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 27, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 10 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Schuchardt, Mel, Pollution - Air
Testing continues at future park site 1995-02-23 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 23, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 3 East Skokie Industrial Area, Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD), Testing Services Corp., Pollution - Soil, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District
Wells vapors report due 1995-01-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 12, 1995, p. 3 Sweitzer, Terry, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Skokie passes lead test after all 1992-07-30 Skokie's lead levels have been tested and the results are well below EPA limits. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 30, 1992, p. 3 Pollution - Water, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Water supply
Company may be gone but IEPA fines hang on 1991-07-18 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency wants the state to fine Williamson Adhesives (which went out of business in 1989) for not filing a 1990 hazardous waste list. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 18, 1991, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Environment, Williamson Adhesives, Incorporated
Loan will ease cost of flood program 1991-05-09 Skokie could save over $3.2 million in interest payments for its flood control programs due to the receipt of a $4.9 million loan from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 9, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Flood control, Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
Wells, IEPA cut deal on odor 1990-11-01 Wells Manufacturing Company and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency have reached an agreement to correct decades of odor and emissions problems at the Wells plant. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 1, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air
IEPA to test West air 1990-09-27 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency installed air monitors at Niles West High School in Skokie to test emissions from Wells Manufacturing Company, which is located just east of the school. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 27, 1990, p. 3 Niles West High School, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air
Wells Manufacturing wins ruling over IPEA 1990-03-15 An Illinois Appellate Court ruled in favor of Wells Manufacturing Company in a recent court case. The court ruled that the Illinois EPA improperly refused to issue Wells Manufacturing Company a permit for its shell molding process. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 15, 1990, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Herbicide used in parks might get IEPA review 1990-01-18 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency might study an herbicide used by the Skokie Park District to determine whether or not the chemical, 2,4-D, poses a health hazard. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 18, 1990, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Skokie Park District, Environment, 2, 4-D
IPEA warns Wells of pollution violations 1989-11-02 According to the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Wells Manufacturing Company is violating state pollution standards and might be forced to close its Skokie factory if it doesn't clean up its act. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 2, 1989, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air
Neighborhood by Wells to be tested by IEPA 1989-10-05 The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency will begin placing pollution testing equipment outside homes near the Wells plant to determine whether the factory's smoke creates a health hazard. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1989, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air
Wells pollution tests may be years away 1988-03-03 Wells Manufacturing Company has appealed the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency's decision to deny an operating permit for the company. Wells is being allowed to operate without a permit during the appeal process. Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 1988, p. 6 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Litigation, Environment
Pollution tests at Wells still are inching forward 1987-12-17 Officials from the Illinois EPA and Wells Manufacturing met to discuss details of testing which will take place at the plant in the near future. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 1987, p. 9 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Nilehi disposes of chemical waste 1987-08-27 District 219 high schools are among 660 statewide schools which took advantage of an Illinois EPA program which allowed schools to dispose of hazardous chemicals at a minimal cost. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, August 27, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Refuse and refuse disposal, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Public School District 219 (Niles Township High Schools)
Wells appeals IEPA ruling 1987-07-30 Wells Manufacturing Company is appealing an IEPA ruling. Wells is asking for the renewal of permits for use of machinery. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 30, 1987, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co.
Wells set to appeal pollution decision 1987-04-02 Wells Manufacturing Co. will appeal a state ruling which stated that the Illinois EPA was correct in denying the iron cast plant a permit to continue operating certain equipment. Skokie Review, Thursday, April 2, 1987, p. 4 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Ohio firm contracted to perform new tests on Wells plant stacks 1986-08-14 An independent testing firm will test the stacks at Wells to decide if they are in compliance with Illinois Environmental Protection Agency standards. Skokie Review, Thursday, August 14, 1986, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Charges of firm's odors to be aired at hearing 1986-07-31 Residents have been complaining of foul odors coming from Wells Manufacturing Inc. on Austin Ave. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 31, 1986, p. 3 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Pollution - Air
Emission testing station opens in Skokie 1986-05-08 A vehicle emission testing station has opened in Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 8, 1986, Sec. 1, p. 1 Automobiles - Testing, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
IEPA puts air testers near wells 1985-10-17 The Illinois EPA has placed six air-sampling stations around Wells Manufacturing Company. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 17, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Business - Manufacturing, Wells Manufacturing Co., Environment, Pollution - Air