The Clean Chesapeake Coalition http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Not Joining Lawsuit Against EPA, The Clean Chesapeake Coalition Says http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/not-joining-lawsuit-against-epa-clean-chesapeake-coalition-says <p>The Clean Chesapeake Coalition says it is not interested in becoming a part of a federal lawsuit that would overturn the Environmental Protection Agency’s pollution diet for the Chesapeake Bay.</p><p>Attorney Chip McLeod told the Salisbury Daily Times that a statement by one of the Wicomico County Council members in joining such a suit did not represent his organization’s interests.</p><p>Council member Bob Culver made those remarks when the council voted to spend $25-thousand to join the Coalition.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:47:42 +0000 Don Rush 49877 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Not Joining Lawsuit Against EPA, The Clean Chesapeake Coalition Says Wicomico Joins Effort to Modify EPA Chesapeake Cleanup Plan http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/wicomico-joins-effort-modify-epa-chesapeake-cleanup-plan <p>The Wicomico County Council has joined The Clean Chesapeake Coalition and has paid $25-thousand to become a member along with other counties such as Dorchester, Kent and Caroline.</p><p>The coalition was formed a little more than a year ago after the state developed a Watershed Implementation Plan that is enforced by the Environmental Protection Agency.</p><p>The standards for the plans would limit the amount of nutrients and sediment that runs into the Chesapeake Bay.</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:17:15 +0000 Don Rush 49812 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Wicomico Joins Effort to Modify EPA Chesapeake Cleanup Plan