Lawsuit filed against town of Brookhaven over harmful landfill emissions

A lawsuit claims the town hasn't controlled its landfill's odors, dust and harmful emissions.

News 12 Staff

Apr 3, 2019, 4:23 PM

Updated 1,897 days ago

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A lawsuit has been filed against the town of Brookhaven over harmful landfill emissions.
The landfill is located next to Frank P. Long Intermediate School.
Teachers, students and residents claim the town hasn't controlled its landfill's odors, dust and harmful emissions.
The suit states that students and teachers are suffering acute and chronic health issues and the town has turned a 'blind eye' to the risks.
Town officials say they will not comment until they see the lawsuit.


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