Don Litchfield rolls down the windows of his white pickup so I can catch a whiff. “Do you smell that?” he asks. “We’re pretty much as close as you can get to what people say is the source of the odor.”
【新唐人2015年01月31日讯】面对硅谷苗必达社区对垃圾臭味的投诉与抗议，近日，纽比垃圾填埋场（Newby Island Landfill）除了表示要联合社区居民调查臭味源头，还邀请媒体与民众参观他们的垃圾处理场地。垃圾场工作人员表示了解居民的苦衷，但强调臭味源头不止他们一家。
An old article from 2011…
Another old article from 2010…
A Concord odor consultant handling landfill and solid waste issues for City of Milpitas had its contract with the city extended and increased last week.
I will update this site with information regarding Milpitas Odor issues. We have a grassroots movement seeking to eliminate the man made sources of odor in Milpitas. Our first target is the Newby Island Landfill. We are seeking to deny the permit for expansion that will increase the capacity of the landfill and extend the operations of the landfill. We believe that the landfill is one source of odor affecting Milpitas/N. San Jose/Fremont. More info. Here is a flyer.
Key points on the Newby Island Landfill (NISL) expansion provided by Chia-Ling Kong. NISL expansion exec summary Jan15
MILPITAS, Calif. (KTVU) – It has sparked protests and a class action lawsuit.
Milpitas families are outraged over Republic Service’s proposal to increase the height of the Newby Island Landfill’s another 95 feet and extend its closure date 16 years.