EPA Reaches Deal To Act On Phoenix Air Plan

Law360, New York (September 10, 2010, 5:07 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has settled a lawsuit brought by three Phoenix-area residents who accused the agency of failing to take timely action on Arizona's proposed plan to curb microparticulate air pollution under National Ambient Air Quality Standards.

Judge Mary H. Murguia of the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona signed off on an order Wednesday granting an unopposed Sept. 2 motion to enter a consent decree resolving the plaintiffs' claim that the EPA failed to take action on the plan within the...
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