consent decree http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Federal judge approves MSD consent decree http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/federal-judge-approves-msd-consent-decree <p><em>Updated at 5:45 with statement from the Attorney General&#39;s office.</em></p><p><em>Updated at 2:00 with comments from MSD, Missouri Coalition for the Environment.</em></p><p>A federal judge in Missouri has given her approval to a <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/court-review-settlement-over-msd-clean-water-act-violations">consent decree</a> that requires the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to make billions of dollars in improvements to settle Clean Water Act violations.</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 17:21:47 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 3600 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Federal judge approves MSD consent decree Court to review settlement over MSD Clean Water Act violations http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/court-review-settlement-over-msd-clean-water-act-violations <p>A <a href="http://www.justice.gov/enrd/5343.htm">consent decree </a>that will settle a four-year-old lawsuit against the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District over violations of the <a href="http://www.epa.gov/regulations/laws/cwa.html">Clean Water Ac</a>t is a step closer to taking effect.</p> Thu, 04 Aug 2011 20:31:13 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1802 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Court to review settlement over MSD Clean Water Act violations