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SMMUSD BOARD OF EDUCATION: PCB ABATEMENT WORK HITS A FEW SNAGS

From: Malibu Surfside News

““We have encountered some challenges, but we anticipate being able to meet the court-mandated timeline for completing all of the work.” The court mandate…

AMERICA UNITES APPEALS FEDERAL COURT RULING ON PCB REMEDIATION

From: Malibu Times

"Among the disputed rulings in the appeal are the standing of co-plaintiff Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER), America Unites’ ability to independently…

THE SURPRISING PLACE YOUR CHILD COULD BE EXPOSED TO TOXIC CHEMICALS EVERY DAY

From: ATTN:

""We wish that the remediation had been ordered even sooner, but we’re very happy that we won the merits of the case," Paula Dinerstein, attorney for Public Employees for…

SMMUSD CANCELS PRESS CONFERENCE AFTER 'INTERRUPTION' THREAT

From: Santa Monica Mirror

"SMMUSD allowed reporters and camera crew into their Santa Monica headquarters for the organized conference only to announce the cancellation when a “rouge”…

SMMUSD HAS UNTIL 2019 TO REMOVE PCB FROM MALIBU HIGH, JUAN CABRILLO

From: Malibu Surfside News

"As an initial matter, the court determined that PEER lacked organizational “standing” — a legal term essentially meaning the right to pursue an action —…


News Releases

MALIBU SCHOOLS HIGHLY CONTAMINATED WITH TOXIC PCBS

Classroom Levels Highest in the Nation Independent New Tests Show Need for Broader, More Aggressive Remediation Plan

MALIBU TEACHERS REJECT SCHOOLS PCB CLEANUP PLAN

Illegal Levels of PCBs to Remain in Classrooms; No Soil Testing on Campuses

MALIBU SCHOOLS TO TEST CAMPUS SOILS FOR TOXICS

Parents and Teachers Urge Comprehensive and Transparent Assessment

MALIBU SCHOOL CONTAMINATION MAY STEM FROM WWII USES

Artillery Depot, Training Base and Motor Pool Occupied Present Day Campuses

MALIBU TEACHERS REFUSE RETURN TO TOXIC CLASSROOMS

No Confidence in Scope or Effectiveness of District’s Clean-Up Plans