Explosions brought down the Pruitt-Igoe public housing complex in the 1970s, about a decade after the U.S. Army’s last round of weapons tests using rooftop blowers and radioactive isotopes. The spread of that contamination and other environmental issues from 250 years of urbanization could add significant environmental costs to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s proposed North St. Louis site.
Explosions brought down the Pruitt-Igoe public housing complex in the 1970s, about a decade after the U.S. Army’s last round of weapons tests using rooftop blowers and radioactive isotopes. The spread of that contamination and other environmental issues from 250 years of urbanization could add significant environmental costs to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s proposed North St. Louis site. Provided
Explosions brought down the Pruitt-Igoe public housing complex in the 1970s, about a decade after the U.S. Army’s last round of weapons tests using rooftop blowers and radioactive isotopes. The spread of that contamination and other environmental issues from 250 years of urbanization could add significant environmental costs to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s proposed North St. Louis site. Provided

Cost of NGA unknowns could be huge

May 09, 2016 07:00 PM

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