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American Agenda (Environment/Health: Return To Love Canal) #130838

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 19, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Love Canal: Barry Serafin) Return of people to Love Canal, an area that was evacuated due to presence of a contaminating toxic waste dump, featured; scenes shown. [In 1980, WOMAN - says the kids are dying here.] Sale of houses in one area of Love Canal, now renamed Black Creek Village, reported. [Love Canal revitalization agency William BRODERICK - says state health commissioner says it is safe.] Opposition to reopening of area by some former residents noted. [Former resident Pat BROWN - comments.] [Planning to move in, Joanne LEWIS - says she has been told it is safe.] [New York state health department Anita GABALSKI - says it is a liveable section of Niagara Falls, New York.] [Former local protest leader Lois GIBBS - comments.] [GABALSKI, BROWN - comment further.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:04:30

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