Spoonbill Marsh, Indian River County, FL PERMIT (RENEWAL) ISSUED.

July 24, 2018 In the Matter of an Application for Permit by: Indian River County Utilities Department (IRCUD) Mr. Vincent Burke, Director of Utilities 1801 27th Street Vero Beach, Florida 32960 File Number: FL0166511-006-IW5A/NR Indian River County IW - IRCUD - North County Reverse Osmosis (R.O.) Concentrate Discharge Facility SIC Code No.: 4941 Florida Department … Continue reading Spoonbill Marsh, Indian River County, FL PERMIT (RENEWAL) ISSUED.

Indian River County, FL Spoonbill Marsh is Being Attacked by Barry Shapiro and Carter Taylor.  Just What is Spoonbill Marsh?

  Yes, Spoonbill Marsh is being attacked. Mr. Shapiro, in a letter to his “constituents” posted on Indian River Guardian, which urged them to attend the Department of Environmental Protection’s hearing on April 12, 2018 wrote: “I make no bones about it when I admit that my personal goal is to SHUT SPOONBILL DOWN.” This … Continue reading Indian River County, FL Spoonbill Marsh is Being Attacked by Barry Shapiro and Carter Taylor.  Just What is Spoonbill Marsh?

Shapiro and Taylor Continue to Lash Out on Spoonbill Marsh Despite Science That Deep Well Injection is Out of Sight, Out of Mind. What is Their Agenda?

COMMENTARY FROM INDIAN RIVER GUARDIAN, FORMERLY INSIDE VERO. “It’s OUR LAGOON and we have a right to a hearing and to know the truth!” BARRY SHAPIRO We need your help and your voice. Related articles: https://verocommunique.com/2015/07/08/spoonbill-marsh-an-environmental-marvel/ https://verocommunique.com/2016/10/01/our-correspondence-with-the-florida-environmental-protection-agency-about-spoonbill-marsh/ https://verocommunique.com/2015/07/16/spoonbill-marsh-does-work/ As some of you are aware, I have been working with Mr. Carter Taylor for almost 2 … Continue reading Shapiro and Taylor Continue to Lash Out on Spoonbill Marsh Despite Science That Deep Well Injection is Out of Sight, Out of Mind. What is Their Agenda?

An Update on Indian River County, FL’s Spoonbill Marsh Industrial Wastewater Facility.

  Painting of Spoonbill Marsh by Sue Zimmermann INDIAN RIVER COUNTY UTILITIES (IRCU) DIRECTOR VINCENT BURKE HAS BEEN VERY FORTHCOMING IN SUPPLYING VERO COMMUNIQUE UPDATES ABOUT IRCU's PERMIT RENEWAL APPLICATION FOR THE IRC SPOONBILL MARSH INDUSTRIAL WASTE WATER FACILITY. You may recall our previous article about how IRCU's permit renewal application presented hard data, which to … Continue reading An Update on Indian River County, FL’s Spoonbill Marsh Industrial Wastewater Facility.

Hard Data is in Conflict With the Unsubstantiated Allegations that Indian River County, FL’s Spoonbill Marsh is “Not Only an Environmental Tragedy But Also a Potentially Criminal Action.”

ON 3.13.2017, KIMLEY-HORN, ON BEHALF OF INDIAN RIVER COUNTY (IRC) UTILITIES, SENT A 150 PAGE APPLICATION TO THE FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (FDEP) SEEKING A PERMIT RENEWAL FOR IRC'S SPOONBILL INDUSTRIAL WASTEWATER MARSH.  THE PRIOR PERMIT WAS ISSUED ON 9.11.2012 AND IS SET TO EXPIRE ON 9.10.2017. "Environmentally sound project development" is Kimley-Horn's phrase for … Continue reading Hard Data is in Conflict With the Unsubstantiated Allegations that Indian River County, FL’s Spoonbill Marsh is “Not Only an Environmental Tragedy But Also a Potentially Criminal Action.”