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Bobby Hopewell made comments at rally calling for removal of PCBs from Allied Paper landfill

"Clean up not Cover Up" campaign is calling for complete removal of PCB contamination

Kalamazoo Mayor Bobby Hopewell, others, calling for removal of all contamination from site

File photo: Kalamazoo City Commissioner Don Cooney and Kalamazoo residents march to protest capping the Allied Paper Landfill, May 2013.

Officials from the City of Kalamazoo head to Chicago Thursday, May 16th, to meet with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. They’re looking for answers about the future of PCB contamination in the Allied Paper Landfill.

City has agreed to spend $200,000 for lobbying. Congressman Fred Upton and Senators Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow have asked EPA to make sure PCBs are removed