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Proposal for Repurposing Coal Ash
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On August 13, 2014, City staff presented the results of their due diligence study regarding the feasibility of disposing coal ash from the Riverbend Steam Plant to property located at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport. 
opens in a new windowAugust 13 presentation to the Environment Committee


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Duke Energy and Charah's Presentation to Council -- March 24, 2014

Letter - Proposed engineered fill at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport

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May 2013 Asheville Citizen-Time Article -- Massive coal ash fill at Asheville Airport to last years

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