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Piney Run Preservation Ass'n v. County Comm'rs of Carroll County, Md.

Citation: 29 ELR 21424
No. No. Civ. A. Y-98-3124, 50 F. Supp. 2d 443/49 ERC 1146/(D. Md., 05/20/1999) partial summary judgment

The court holds that a county's sewage treatment plant violated Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) §301(a) by discharging heat into a stream located near environmental group members' homes. The court first holds that according to the plant's monitoring reports, the plant's effluent exceeded the upstream temperature on 371 of 397 days....

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