PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Allegheny County Health Department thousands of dollars in more fines against U.S. Steel.
The Health Department says there were pollution violations at the Clairton Coke Works during the second and third quarters of 2019.READ MORE: Residents Get Married At UPMC Asbury Heights Senior Living Center
The fines total more than $743,000.READ MORE: Turmoil Continues Following Administrative Changes At Sewickley Academy
According to the Health Department, 90% of the fines will go towards the Community Benefit Trust, which was set up for the communities impacted by the violations.
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The violations fall under Article XXI Air Pollution Control.