Tag: San Francisco
Three SF supervisors, environmental groups seek ouster of health official after Chronicle investigation
Three San Francisco supervisors and a group of environmental activists are calling for a city public health official to be reassigned or fired, saying she misled the public about a...
A Helicopter Scan for Radioactivity at Hunters Point Naval Shipyard Had Limited value. The City Relied On It Anyway.
Read the full story by SF Chronicle here.
Revisions to Hunters Point Radiation Testing Report Draw Fire
Read the NBC Bay Area news report here.
Dan Hirsch on SF Chronicle’s ‘Toxic’ podcast
Dan Hirsch became a watchdog after his UCLA students wanted to look for nuclear activity in L.A. He figured they'd find nothing. They found a radiation leak next door.@toxicpodcastApple: https://t.co/tyZxIimxp3Stitcher:...
Navy’s Hunters Point retesting plan draws on questionable cost-cutting study
The SF Chronicle reports: The U.S. Navy’s latest promise to clean up radioactive soil and buildings at its former San Francisco shipyard relies on an earlier Navy effort to remove less radioactivity...
Radioactive object found near homes at Hunters Point shipyard
The SF Chronicle reports: A highly radioactive object has been discovered at the former Hunters Point Naval Shipyard next to a housing area that has been declared safe and free...
Critique by the Committee to Bridge the Gap of the Navy’s Draft Five-Year Review Hunters Point Naval Shipyard
Click here to read the entire critique. (PDF warning) Pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA, also known as Superfund), the Navy is required every Five-Years to...
S.F. Supervisor Calls for Hearing Into Hunters Point Shipyard Cleanup
KQED reports . . . Meanwhile, Hunters Point: removing the redactions in Chicago, a faked cleanup stalls affordable housing, and a chance to get your FOIA questions answered. And a...