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As Arrowhead Landfill’s Office Manager, Michelle is essential to ensuring that the Landfill’s day-to-day operations run smoothly. She oversees truck transit, accounts payable, and payroll while also greeting visitors and facilitating community activities. Michelle grew up in Orrville, Alabama with her mother, Laura Merchant and three siblings. She graduated from Keith High School and went […]

Published on AL.com on March 2, 2016 By Ron Miller, Chair, Perry County Commission In recent years, a continuous stream of half truths and outright falsehoods concerning Arrowhead Landfill and its disposal of coal ash have been allowed to perpetuate, thanks to the questionable efforts of certain opposition groups, most notably Black Belt Citizens Fighting […]

Helps Establish Foundation to Manage Cemetery for Generations to Come UNIONTOWN, Alabama – Feb. 26, 2016 – Arrowhead Landfill has been working with members of the local community to help restore and preserve New Hope Church Cemetery, a historically and culturally significant site in Perry County. As a result of these efforts, a foundation dedicated […]

Below is the testimony provided on Feb. 5, 2016 by Michael D. Smith on the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Briefing Related to its 2016 Enforcement Report, Environmental Justice: Toxic Materials, Poor Economies, and the Impact of the Environment of Low-Income, Minority Communities.  Good afternoon Mr. Chairman and Commissioners. My name is Mike Smith and […]

Facility Not Subject to EPA CCR Rule; Can Help Utilities Avoid Risk of Civil Litigation WORLD OF COAL ASH CONFERENCE, NASHVILLE, TN – May 5, 2015 – Green Group Holdings, LLC announced that its Arrowhead Landfill facility is ready to accept coal combustion residuals (CCR), commonly known as coal ash, from utility companies looking to […]

Recently Waste360 published an article about the ramifications of the EPA’s new CCR regulations. Bill Hodges, of Hodges, Harbin, Newberry & Tribble, Inc., spoke with reporter Rachel Zimlich on this issue. Please read the full article on Waste360’s site here. Bill Hodges is a Registered Professional Engineer with specialized experience in civil and environmental engineering. […]

Arrowhead Landfill – Setting The Record Straight from Green Group Holdings on Vimeo.

Official Statement from Green Group Holdings Published: August 25, 2014 Recently, media reports have appeared on the Environmental Protection Agency’s Civil Rights investigation of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) and its permitting processes. Many of these reports have included some erroneous claims about Arrowhead Landfill and its disposal of coal ash. Because Arrowhead […]

Excerpt from Commissioner Albert Turner, Jr.’s email newsletter: http://www.commissioneralbertturnerjr.com/

It was recently reported that the EPA’s Office of Civil Rights is conducting an investigation of an administrative complaint made against the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) related to its permitting processes. The administrative complaint is not against Arrowhead Landfill. A majority of the initial complainants withdrew from the process in late Sept. 2013 […]