Brimbank,
05
December
2019
|
06:49
Australia/Melbourne

Kealba landfill site

Summary

A statement from Brimbank City Council Mayor, Cr Georgina Papafotiou.

Council is aware there are concerns amongst some community members about odours believed to be coming from the Kealba landfill site.

The landfill site is an EPA licensed site.

Council has been in contact with the EPA about concerns raised about the site and we understand the EPA has been investigating and is currently monitoring air quality in the area and looks forward to working with all parties in making sure the community are kept up to date with what is happening on site.

We encourage any residents or members of the public who want to report any concerns around odour to contact the EPA 24-hour hotline, 1300 EPA VIC (1300 372 842) or if you feel unwell, contact NURSE ON CALL (1300 60 60 24) or visit your doctor.

We will continue to be in contact with the EPA on this issue.