200+ Residents File Formal Complaint Against Waste Management

200+ Residents File Formal Complaint Against Waste Management

Fresh Air for the Eastside, Inc. and more than 200 individual residents of Fairport, Macedon and the surrounding areas, through their attorneys Knauf Shaw LLP, have filed a formal complaint with the United States District Court Western District of New York against Waste Management of New York LLC.

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Continued Odors Cause 200+ Residents to Petition State to Modify Landfill Permit

Continued Odors Cause 200+ Residents to Petition State to Modify Landfill Permit

Documents obtained from the town of Perinton, Macedon and NYSDEC, as well as oral testimony from WM and its engineers at a January 16th, 2018 Perinton Conservation Board meeting, has led the legal team to conclude that there is sufficient documentary evidence that WM violated, and continues to violate, their permits

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WM applauds H2S testing results amid continued odor complaints

WM applauds H2S testing results amid continued odor complaints

Tuesday evening, Waste Management (WM) released a Community Update claiming recent health assessment findings reflect "no public health concerns" to the community.

Despite this claim, neighbors continue to be plagued by odors stemming from the  High Acres facility; causing area residents to question what they are actually smelling, and if WM, the NYSDEC and Town Officials are doing enough to protect the community's health.

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Another Deadline Wafts by...but at least there's a new cannon to show for it?

Another Deadline Wafts by...but at least there's a new cannon to show for it?

As of April 30th, the clock has run out on all promised remediation deadlines. With it, Fresh Air for the Eastside, Inc. (FAFE) surpassed the 6-month mark for app-recorded complaints, confidence in town board members hit a new low, and resident patience runs thin as a new Waste Management (WM) odor-mitigation effort lights up the sky. 

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