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Osceola could end coal ash dumpingLocal lawyers are working to end the controversial contract

Aug 06, 2019 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

Consultants for Osceola County told commissioners on Monday that the controversial practice of dumping thousands of tons of coal ash from Puerto Rico into a local landfill could stop as soon as Friday as they work to end a controversial contract.

"We're going to terminate the agreement," attorney Brian Accardo told commissioners. "And we're going to make sure the disposing of waste is being done lawfully."

Accardo made the comments during an environmental presentation at the commissi...