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2009-11-10 19:11:00

ONTARIO, Calif., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaiser Ventures LLC announced today that the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its opinion regarding the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Eagle Mountain Landfill Project and the associated federal land exchange. The court rejected most of the project opponents' arguments, but ultimately affirmed the U.S. District Court's ruling that the land exchange was not properly approved by the administrative agency. The third...

2008-09-21 12:00:17

SYRACUSE -- The public is invited to comment on the environmental impact statement for proposed improvement to state Route 108 in Davis and Weber counties. Comments are due by Oct. 6. State Route 108 goes by various names: Midland Drive and 3500 West in Weber County and 2000 West in Davis County. UDOT has plans to widen the road, and the U.S. Federal Highway Administration requires an EIS to identify long-term solutions for improving the road. The agencies determined that one...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.