Principi Advocates for ‘Alternative Analysis’ of DEQ Draft Permit

As Dominion Virginia Power seeks approval of its DEQ permit to “cap in place” the coal ash ponds at its Possum Point facility in Dumfries, Virginia, Supervisor Frank Principi and other Prince William County legislators are demanding that DEQ conduct an analysis of alternative methods that could  lessen the potential environmental impact. “We need this alternatives …

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Supervisor Answers Questions on Dominion Coal Ash Pond Closures

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Recently, a constituent contacted Supervisor Principi with questions on the draft DEQ permit for the second phase of Dominion Virginia Power’s closure of coal ash ponds at Possum Point in Dumfries, Virginia. Below are the Supervisor’s responses: What is the current plan for the Possum Point facility?  What is the intended lifespan of this facility? Dominion has proposed …

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Steps to Address Classroom Overcrowding

Classroom overcrowding in Eastern Prince William County is one of the top concerns that Supervisor Frank Principi hears in meeting with constituents. Ensuring quality education is both the right thing to do for the children of our community, and an investment in the continued economic success of Woodbridge. Supervisor Principi is committed to working with his fellow …

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Possum Point Coal Ash Ponds Closure Update

The Prince William County Public Works Department recently provided the Board of County Supervisors with an update on Dominion Virginia Power’s closure of coal ash ponds at Possum Point: Water Treatment System and Pond Dewatering  The water treatment system is still not operating due to required major maintenance and retrofitting of the system to maximize …

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