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Tentative Settlement Reached in Lawsuit over Newby Island Landfill

Tentative Settlement Reached in Lawsuit over Newby Island Landfill

A class-action lawsuit that alleges noxious odors, dust and air pollution emanate from the Newby Island Landfill and Resource Recovery Park on the Milpitas-San Jose border and harm area residents here has been tentatively settled.

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Peter Kirwan on Dec. 11 tentatively approved the settlement, ending years of litigation involving the landfill operated by Republic Services at 1601 Dixon Landing Road in San Jose.

"It is resolved," plaintiffs' attorney David Dubin said in an interview Monday.

Continue reading at the San Jose Mercury News

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