Group files class action lawsuit against Tonawanda Coke

Posted at 1:09 PM, May 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-26 13:09:36-04

A class action lawsuit has been filed against Tonawanda Coke, a company with a history of violations.

The lawsuit consists of all residential property owners in the area described in the Tonawanda Community Air Quality study of October 2009 who were owners as of October 31, 2009. 

The lawsuit is seeking payment for damages based on the decrease in property value.

The Court has also certified in this class action litigation a class of all persons who may have suffered a loss of quality of life including all persons who resided within the study area at any time from October 2009 to January 2015.