Piney Point

Injection well a viable way to deal with Piney Point waste, DEP says

Piney Point funds, first responder bonuses survive latest budget negotiations

DEP continues to monitor Piney Point phosphogypsum stacks

Palmetto residents file class action lawsuit in response to Piney Point leak

Dozens gather for rally for the environment event in Sarasota

Florida DEP provides update on Piney Point phosphogypsum stacks

Continued Coverage

Senate budget bill includes $100 million for Piney Point cleanup

Manatee County OKs going forward with deep injection well at Piney Point

  DEP says they are ready to handle any impacts from the rain at Piney Point site

  Acting Manatee County Administrator gives ABC7 inside look at Piney Point site

DeSantis: Piney Point site will close for good; HRK to be held accountable

  Scientists weigh in on Piney Point’s impact on fishing

Piney Point discharges end; cleanup continues

DEP continues to monitor and sample surrounding waterways

Waterkeepers demand action following Piney Point

Suncoast Waterkeeper and Tampa Bay Waterkeeper groups are calling for a six-month ban on phosphate processing and more oversight.

ACLU files emergency petition on behalf of Manatee County Jail inmates

The American Civil Liberties Union of Florida has filed an emergency petition on behalf of those incarcerated in the Manatee County Jail.

  Piney Point breach: How did we get here?

  Issues at Piney Point prompting questions on gypsum stack regulations

  Evacuation order lifted at Florida leaky phosphate reservoir

Florida DEM bringing in robotic technology to temporarily patch Piney Point Gypsum Stack

Evacuations end for Piney Point but Buckeye Road still closed

U.S. 41 reopens as Piney Point situation improves

Manatee County officials: What was thought to be a second breach in Piney Point, was actually vegetation

A daylong search was initiated to try to find the second breach...

School bus routes still suspended in Palmetto evacuation zone

Manatee County Schools have suspended bus routes within the mandatory evacuation zone around the former phosphate plant at Piney Point.

State Senate may add funds to pay for Piney Point cleanup

The amendment would use funds from the federal American Rescue Plan cleanup and restore the site.

Piney Point on Manatee County Commission agenda Tuesday morning

The county may approve spending emergency funds to drill a deep well to dispose of Piney Point's contaminated water.

Engineers see no evidence of potential second breach at Piney Point, says FDEP

Evidence of a second potential breach has been found in the gypsum stacks at the Piney Point former phosphate plant.

Congressman Buchanan, Manatee officials to provide update at 12:30

Suncoast Congressman Vern Buchanan and officials from Manatee County will provide an update on the phosphogypsum stacks at Piney Point.

Florida sends in more pumps, Manatee County keeps their eyes on Piney Point

Gov. Ron DeSantis promised to send more resources to Florida in a press conference Sunday morning.