This accomplishment is another step toward the AOC’s entire delisting, which is targeted for 2025.
News Releases: March 2019
The new pipe’s discharge point to the Mississippi River will be in Otsego.
Because most of the land in this watershed is used for agriculture, that is where most of the strategies need to be implemented.
The company will pay a civil penalty of $4.5 million, take corrective actions at their site, conduct air monitoring for several years valued at roughly $1 million, and conduct two supplemental environmental projects valued at least $1.5 million.