Stop the Mega Dump

DeKalb County
6:06 am
Thu March 28, 2013

Court Delays "Mega Dump" Decision

Cortland Township meeting in February over the landfill expansion plan
Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

It will be at least two months before DeKalb County officials will know whether the Waste Management landfill can expand.

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DeKalb Landfill Expansion
3:35 am
Fri February 1, 2013

Cortland Township Suit Against Landfill Stalls

Cortland Township electors vote on DeKalb landfill issues Thursday night.
Susan Stephens WNIJ

It was a long and contentious gathering in the Cortland Township maintenance garage last night: about 75 registered voters showed up to decide whether to take legal action to stop Waste Management’s planned landfill expansion there. 

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Landfill Expansion
2:45 am
Fri November 16, 2012

DeKalb Landfill Opponents Try Another Tactic

Cortland residents meet with members of Stop the Mega Dump,
Credit Susan Stephens / WNIJ

A group fighting landfill expansion in DeKalb County is going to take a new approach, pulling township government into the case. 

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