Landfill to be placed next to UNESCO World Heritage Site
Published on January 5th, 2012 | by Admin1
There’s a big controversy there over a landfill scheduled to open in the new year, near one of Italy’s most treasured sites, Hadrian’s Villa, where a legendary emperor lived more than 18 hundred years ago.
Many Romans are upset that tons of waste could be buried so close to the historic complex, and about the odors and pollution the waste could generate.
Story: Allen Pizzey, CBS News | Photo: CBS News