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Ex-Official Convicted Of Lying For Decades About Tainted Water

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 06.29.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO — After a former suburban Chicago water official was convicted Monday for lying about secretly mixing carcinogen-tainted well water into...

Former Crestwood Officials Charged With Lying About Tainted Drinking Water

AP | Posted 10.12.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Two former water department officials have been indicted in an investigation of a Chicago suburb that for decades drew drinking water ...

Crestwood Residents Getting $500,000 In Tainted Water Case

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Residents who sued the village of Crestwood over receiving tainted well water when they believed they were getting Lake Michigan water will get $500,0...

Quinn Signs Tougher Drinking Water Law

Chicago Public Radio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Governor Pat Quinn signed a bill yesterday that requires water supply operators to notify people if the water is contaminated. The law also makes it a...

Illinois Sues Crestwood Over Tainted Water Supply

AP | MICHAEL TARM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- The state of Illinois filed a lawsuit Tuesday against a Chicago suburb for allegedly drawing drinking water from a contaminated well f...

Widow Sues Suburb For Tainted Water In Death Of Husband

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CRESTWOOD, Ill. (AP) - A widow who alleges contaminated drinking water contributed to her husband's death has sued a suburban Chicago village and its ...

EPA Raids Offices Of Town That Knowingly Supplied Contaminated Water

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CRESTWOOD, Ill. — Federal agents raided a Chicago suburb's government offices Wednesday to look for evidence of any crimes related to allegation...

Bobby Rush Seeks Federal Probe Of Tainted Crestwood Drinking Water

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush today urged the Department of Justice to investigate whether Crestwood officials should face criminal and civil charges related t...

Crestwood Residents Lash Out At Mayor Over Tainted Drinking Water

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CRESTWOOD, Ill. (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush has met with south suburban Chicago residents concerned about possible contamination of their drinking wa...

Chicago Suburb Crestwood Knowingly Supplied Tainted Water For Over 20 Years: Chicago Tribune

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CRESTWOOD, Ill. — Officials knowingly drew drinking water from a contaminated well for more than two decades even after warnings by state enviro...