Articles Archive for 10 May 2012
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Courtesy Xochitl Mora,
Initiative hosted by City of Laredo Environmental Services and Health Departments, in cooperation with United I.S.D., intended to cut down on vector-borne diseases
(Laredo, TX) Dengue, other potential health hazards Unsightly brown field dumping sites. Overpowering odors. Sometimes even, degradation of the river’s water quality.
These are just a few of the potential health hazards that the city of Laredo faces when old tires are dumped in empty lots, in the river or creek beds, or along streets and highways, instead of being properly disposed. In an effort to help clean up …