Caldwell County timeline
Confronting the County Judge
October 27, 2019
Wayne Dolcefino talks to Judge Hoppy Haden about siting ordinance
October 14, 2019
Wayne Dolcefino questions the Caldwell County Judge after the October 14, 2019 meeting of Caldwell County Commissioners. Dolcefino questions Haden about whether the judge will give up on the county siting ordinance preventing a landfill in Caldwell County or if he and the local government will continue to fight.
The Plague Is Spreading In Caldwell County
September 12, 2019
Green Group and their political buddies don’t want you to know the truth about their plans to turn a neighborhood into a giant tower of trash. Too bad.
The Court Fight Over The Dangerous Dump
August 30, 2019
A Trail of Trouble Haunts Green Group
August 19, 2019
A widening investigation into the owners of a proposed giant garbage dump near Lockhart offers plenty of reasons to worry.
Cheaters Never Win… Or Do They?
July 9, 2019
A good neighbor…are you kidding?
May 5, 2019
The TCEQ On The Hot Seat In Caldwell County Land Fight
May 5, 2019
C’mon TCEQ – This Is Garbage
January 11, 2019
Vote For Your Neighbors
November 2, 2018
Practice What You Preach
October 18, 2018
Lesson for Lockhart
September 25, 2018
It’s the Dirt Stupid
September 17, 2018
The Guardians of the Dam
August 26, 2018
The Dam that could spell Doom
July 1, 2018
Officials with Green Group Holdings said this week that they expected a permit granted by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality that allows them to open a landfill near Lockhart to be ultimately upheld during a potentially lengthy appeals process.
May 30, 2018
Lockhart is at a cross roads. We can still retain some of the charm for which our town is famous, or we can become another Kyle with its rows of unimaginative cookie cutter homes and portable class rooms. There is a reason that movies are made here.
January 8, 2018
Green Group subsidiary 130 Environmental Park, LLC files an intervention in the lawsuit against the TCEQ, stating that “further proceedings… would significantly and adversely affect 130 Environmental Park, LLC.”
January 5, 2018
Attorney General Ken Paxton and the TCEQ respond to Original Petition filed on December 11, 2017 by opponents of the 130 Environmental Park Landfill.
We now know what they did behind your back!
December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017
Opponents of 130 Environmental Park protest the TCEQ’s approval of a landfill permit, and file a lawsuit in Travis County District Court, siting concerns about the location’s proximity to the floodplain, high-hazard dam, and water conservation district.
Phone Records don’t Lie. See who they expose!
Dec 4, 2017
Meet some real turkeys
November 24, 2017
November 16, 2017
Hayden resigns from Commissioners Court to run for County Judge nomination
Caldwell County siting ordinance workshop
November 1, 2017
The last time Green Group met publicly with Caldwell County7
Money before truth…Fight to stop it!
October 31, 2017
This is Growth & Progress?
October 20, 2017
The plot thickens…The politicians fold. But why?
October 11, 2017
Time to Choose Sides
October 8, 2017
Tough guys in Lockhart
September 28, 2017
September 27, 2017
Green Group sends a message to Caldwell County to change their ordinance. It prohibits a landfill where they want to build one.
TCEQ approves permit for 130 Environmental Park
September 22, 2017
On September 6, 2017, the TCEQ considered an application by 130 Enivornmental Park, LLC for a new Type I Municipal Solid Waste Landfill in Caldwell County, TX.Read the signed order
September 8, 2017
A message to TCEQ… Don’t get Burned
September 03, 2017
Let’s see if Green Group wants to really be a good neighbor after all
August 28, 2017
Luling sells out its neighbors… over a Green Group dump.
July 16, 2017
The Administrative Law Judges (or ALJ’s) will be hearing argument from both sides regarding the Proposal for Decision. Attorneys both for and against 130 Environmental Park will have 12 minutes to sway the Judges to either allow the case to continue, or for the case to be concluded, which would allow the ALJ’s to set a date to then render a decision.
Caldwell County residents speak out!
April 23, 2017
Caldwell County residents send a message about the “Environmental Park.” [WATCH]
Out of state Green Group wants to build a Dump in Caldwell County, Texas
April 23, 2017
On 4-23-2017, residents raised their voices against the proposed trash dump Green Group wants to build in Caldwell County. [SEE THE PHOTOS]
Discussion/Action to accept committee appointments from each Commissioner for the purpose of negotiating a possible Host Agreement with Green Group Holdings
March 13, 2017
Discussion/Action to appoint a Commissioner to begin discussing terms of negotiation on behalf of the committee with Green Group for a host agreement
February 27, 2017
Discussion/Action to retain additional legal counsel to review and/or negotiate a host agreement related to 130 Environmental Park
February 13, 2017
Discussion/Action concerning proposed host agreement between Caldwell County and 130 Environmental Park, LLC.
January 23, 2017
Protestants file responses to Green Group’s Closing Arguments
November 2016– Plum Creek Conservation District’s Response To Applicant’s Closing Argument
– Motion To Reopen The Record For Admission Of Affidavit Of Patton Spencer King
– TJFA, LP’s & Environmental Protection In The Interest Of Caldwell County’s (And Aligned Individual Protestants’) Response To Closing Arguments
– Caldwell County’s response to closing brief of applicant 130 Environmental Park LLC
August 15, 2016
In August of 2016, Key experts used by Green Group to peddle their tower of trash faced questions about the quality of their work, destroyed records and the veracity of previous sworn testimony.
Caldwell County Votes to Halt Negotiations
Caldwell County votes to reject support of 130 Environmental Park
Green Group shows it’s true colors
Watch at 3:15
The Fight Is ON
Commissioners okay ‘landfill ordinance’
December 13, 2013
How much is it worth to politicians to trade their citizens future for a big stinking pile of trash?
Caldwell County residents received a letter this week that is likely to cause quite a stir in the community.