McCommas Bluff

An earth mover goes through tons of debris. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dallas Residents Upset By Landfill Development Plans

A new City of Dallas plan could increase the amount of money in the coffers by turning trash into cash. But the NAACP calls it a plan to pollute and harm the southern sector.


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Dallas Wanting To Turn Trash To Treasure

Faleshia Rhodes takes pride in her South Dallas home. she lives across from Paul Quinn College and about two miles from the city-run landfill known as McCommas Bluff. It’s no wonder she’s displeased with a proposal to haul even more trash into her Highland Hills neighborhood.