Does anyone on the Towanda School Board know about the toxic chemicals that come with every well drilled? Do they realize that the children attending Monroe-Franklin School will be exposed to serious air pollution which cannot be detected by the naked eye? Have they thought about water pollution, soil pollution, dangerous truck traffic, noise pollution, and health hazards? Other areas of the US have experienced all sorts of problems related to the natural gas drilling industry. Gas wells have no place next to a school. Chesapeake Energy Corporation should be hanging their heads in shame. Here is a classic example of the total lack of concern for people. It is all about money. People are expendable. Even children who are the future.
Read the article from The Towanda Daily Review (James Loewenstein) here.
ARE CHILDREN ENTITLED TO GO TO A SAFE SCHOOL?