PORTER, NY- Niagara County residents voiced their opposition loud and clear for plans to open a second hazardous waste landfill in the Town of Porter
Eight town board members will decide if the facility comes to fruition based on criteria including the need for the facility and its impact on local wildlife and air and ground contamination.
Porter residents had the opportunity Wednesday to directly address the board and hear from waste management officials regarding the proposal. .
"The way they let stuff go at night in the air, not as bad now as it used to be, but i ended up losing my wife in  because lungs so bad, stuff in the air. She was on oxygen, ended up passing away," one resident said.