BRIDGETON, Mo. (KSDK) - She's become a household name for her work on environmental issues. Now, Erin Brockovich is coming to St. Louis, and is expected to address concerns about the West Lake Landfill in Bridgeton.
The superfund site is home to decades-old nuclear waste left over from the Manhattan Project. Concerned residents lobbied for Brockovich to bring more attention to the issue.
You may remember Erin Brockovich from the movie of the same name. Julia Roberts played her in the Academy Award-winning film.