July 1, 2008
Pinehills Slapped With $135K Fine
PLYMOUTH - Attorney General Martha Coakley's office entered into a settlement agreement with the Massachusetts developer Pinehills LLC for clean-water violations.
The 3,100-acre, 55-and-up development in Plymouth must pay a $135,000 civil penalty for violating the Massachusetts Clean Waters Act by discharging thousands of gallons of raw sewage.
The settlement also requires Pinehills to contribute $15,000 to a water quality study of the Plymouth Harbor/Eel River estuary.
Originally published by Patriot Ledger staff.
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