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Los Angeles filmmaker interviews Maple Heights neighbors about Kokosing Asphalt’s pollution
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Los Angeles filmmaker interviews Maple Heights neighbors about Kokosing Asphalt’s pollution

Deanna Broadus during her interview with Matt Keener MAPLE HEIGHTS — Los Angeles filmmaker Matt Keener came to Maple Heights last Thursday to interview neighbors about pollution coming from Kokosing Asphalt’s plant north of Granger and south of I-480 on the Maple Heights/Garfield Heights border. Keener interviewed Kathy and Chuck Huck and Deanna Broaddus. All three neighbors […]

‘If the pollution were in your backyard, Mr. Mayor, would the city be able to do something about it then?’
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‘If the pollution were in your backyard, Mr. Mayor, would the city be able to do something about it then?’

MAPLE HEIGHTS — At last night’s Maple Heights City Council meeting, neighbors Kathy Huck and Deanna Broaddus addressed Mayor Jeff Lansky and City Council members about pollution coming out of Kokosing Asphalt’s facility in their neighborhood. “If the pollution were in your backyard, Mr. Mayor, would the city be able […]

City of Maple Heights responds to Ohio Citizen Action yard sign lawsuit
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City of Maple Heights responds to Ohio Citizen Action yard sign lawsuit

CLEVELAND — “Any and all acts or omissions of City of Maple Heights, its agents and employees, which allegedly caused the injury at the time and place set forth, were the result of an exercise of discretion vested in them. At all times mentioned in the Complaint, Defendant agents were […]

Kokosing Asphalt – Put yourself in your neighbors’ shoes
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Kokosing Asphalt – Put yourself in your neighbors’ shoes

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Yard signs spring up in Maple Heights and Garfield Heights

[flickr album=72157625267516268 num=20 size=Thumbnail] MAPLE HEIGHTS—Two hundred Maple Heights and Garfield Heights neighbors have put up orange and black “Kokosing Asphalt: Clean it Up” yard signs as part of their campaign to get Kokosing to reduce pollution at its asphalt plant north of Granger and south of I-480 on the […]

Neighbors, mayor spar over pollution, signs at Maple Heights council
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Neighbors, mayor spar over pollution, signs at Maple Heights council

MAPLE HEIGHTS—At last night’s Maple Heights City Council meeting, neighbors Kathy Huck and Deanna Broaddus asserted their right to put up yard signs urging Kokosing Asphalt to reduce its pollution. “As a resident of Maple Heights, I have a right to breathe clean air. I am here tonight to ask […]

Maple Heights neighbors speak out for first amendment rights
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Maple Heights neighbors speak out for first amendment rights

MAPLE HEIGHTS — Last week, Maple Heights neighbors and ten Ohio Citizen Action phone canvassers distributed leaflets urging residents to speak up for their first amendment rights. Maple Heights neighbors have joined together to get Kokosing Asphalt to bring down the amount of pollution they are putting out into the […]

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Children’s drawings for Kokosing Asphalt

City employee, Ohio Citizen Action sue Maple Heights Mayor Jeff Lansky for pulling signs criticizing mayor’s former employer
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City employee, Ohio Citizen Action sue Maple Heights Mayor Jeff Lansky for pulling signs criticizing mayor’s former employer

MAPLE HEIGHTS — “A city resident and a statewide environmental group have filed suit against Mayor Jeff Lansky for ordering the removal of signs protesting Lansky’s former employer, Kokosing Construction. Resident Carl Gaglione and Ohio Citizen Action filed the case in U.S. District Court Friday seeking an order to protect […]

Citizens organization and community resident sue Maple Heights for violating First Amendment rights
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Citizens organization and community resident sue Maple Heights for violating First Amendment rights

CLEVELAND — Ohio Citizen Action, a statewide environmental group with 80,000 members, and Carl Gaglione, a resident of Maple Heights, filed a lawsuit in federal court on Friday against the city of Maple Heights for violation of their First Amendment rights.  Citizen Action, Carl Gaglione, and Gaglione’s Maple and Garfield […]