NJ Spotlight News

Protests in Camden over mountain of contaminated dirt

Clip: 07/28/2021 | 1m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

Community activists have been protesting over a five-story-high pile of contaminated dirt, construction debris and other waste that takes up about half a city block in Bergen Square. City officials confirm the illegal dumpsite is contaminated with cancer-causing toxic chemicals. According to the mayor's office, a cease-and-desist order was issued to the owners.

Aired: 07/28/21

Rating: NR

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