EPA Sued Over Delayed Phoenix Air Quality Plan

Law360, New York (December 3, 2009, 4:45 PM EST) -- Phoenix residents have filed suit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, alleging it has failed to take action on the city's proposed plan to curb microparticulate air pollution under National Ambient Air Quality Standards.

The suit was filed Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona by the Arizona Center for Law in the Public Interest on behalf of plaintiffs Sandra Bahr, Diane Brown and David Matusow, all residents of the metropolitan Phoenix area.

The plaintiffs are attempting to compel the EPA to...
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