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Showing posts with label Toyota-Mazda Plant. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Toyota-Mazda Plant. Show all posts

Friday, August 31, 2018

Mazda Toyota construction continues as lawsuit over threatened fish put on hold


Mazda Toyota construction continues as lawsuit over threatened fish put on hold


Article Excerpt: "... 'This failure delays lifesaving protection for a rare fish that clings to survival in one of the last places that has not been destroyed and degraded by development,' the lawsuit said. 'The spring pygmy sunfish's very existence remains at risk until the Service fulfills its statutory duty to protect the critical habitat necessary to support its survival and recovery.'..."


Reference: www.al.com

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Huntsville, Toyota expect 'minimal disruption' with work suspension


Huntsville, Toyota expect 'minimal disruption' with work suspension


Article Excerpt: "... Toyota-Mazda manufacturing plant in Huntsville-annexed Limestone County has been temporarily suspended ..."


Reference: www.decaturdaily.com

Friday, July 13, 2018

Toyota-Mazda halts Huntsville plant construction due to fish


Toyota-Mazda halts Huntsville plant construction due to fish


Article Excerpt: "... Toyota issued the following response on Thursday, July 12: We are aware of the Center for Biological Diversity’s concerns regarding the sunfish. Throughout the planning and design of this project we continue to work closely with US Fish and Wildlife Service, the City of Huntsville and our joint venture partner, Mazda, to ensure that the necessary protections are in place. Mazda and Toyota continue to make environmental preservation a priority and we are committed to developing the property sustainability. We have temporarily suspended construction to allow for additional technical surveys to be completed and confirm that the sunfish will be protected. We anticipate that this will be a short-term suspension and that construction will resume shortly with minimal disruption..."


Reference: www.newswest9.com