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Long Time Clean Air Champion Wins Catholic Award

The Catholic Campaign for Human Development awarded its annual Human Development award to Kenneth Ford, founder and President of the St. Bernard Citizens for Environmental Quality. The award was presented to Mr. Ford at the annual banquet held last night in New Orleans.


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New Study Exposes Exxon Chalmette Refining’s Accident Rate

(St. Bernard Parish) A new study of reports submitted by the troubled ExxonMobil Chalmette Refinery to the Department of Environmental Quality has revealed that the refinery averaged approximately six accidents a month for the 13 month period from August 2005 to August 2006.


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ExxonMobil Air Monitor Detects Problems in St. Bernard Parish

(Chalmette) The newly announced ExxonMobil air monitor in St.


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Community Presents Four Point Post Katrina Plan for ExxonMobil

Chalmette, LA – The St. Bernard Citizens for Environmental Quality and the Louisiana Bucket Brigade are releasing the first plan post Katrina community – refinery collaborative plan for St. Bernard Parish.


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Photo Exhibit - Media Advisory

What: St. Bernard Parish Photo Exhibit: “Life in the Wake of Katrina”


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Community meeting in St. Bernard this Saturday to discuss buffer zone plans

The St. Bernard Citizens for Enviornmental Quality and the Louisiana Bucket Brigade will be holding a community meeting this Saturday, July 22 at noon at Flour Power Bakery, located at 2101 Paris Road in Chalmette.


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LABB plans St. Bernard photo exhibit for July 29, 2006

The Louisiana Bucket Brigade is planning a photo exhibit, Life in the Wake of Katrina, which will focus on the Katrina photos of St. Bernard citizens.


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The Marietta Gang

Who: The Marietta Gang is a group of St. Bernard Parish residents whose homes were covered in oil from Murphy Oil's million gallon spill. Their property is on the official oil spill map, yet Murphy is refusing to clean their property.


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New Executive Director for LABB

The Board of Directors of LABB announces the appointment of the new Executive Director Narah Cano. Ms. Cano is a non-profit professional and a graduate of the United Way's Project Blueprint and the Grantsmanship Training Center.


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Latest soil samples in St. Bernard Parish to be released

What:The results of 53 soil samples taken throughout St. Bernard Parish will be presented to residents on Sunday. The samples were taken by St. Bernard Parish residents in early March; the results were received from the lab this week.


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