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Toxic site neighbors still worried over health hazards

By Dan Petrella/CU-CitizenAccess — For more than a year, M.D. Pelmore and his neighbors around Fifth and Hill streets in Champaign have watched as a gigantic white tent has been moved around the fenced-in lot at the center of their neighborhood.

Acton Gorton/CU-CitizenAccess/ A sign sits in the front yard of a house in the 5th and Hill streets area near a toxic cleanup site. Neighbors of the site are concerned that the cleanup by AmerenIP won't be enough to protect them from further toxic hazards such as groundwater contamination
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