Cyanide from a steel plant trickled into Lake Michigan for days before the public was notified

Read the full story in the Washington Post.

John Cannon, the mayor of Portage, Ind., told The Washington Post that his office didn’t know about the spill until days after it happened, a delay for which he blames the Indiana Department of Environmental Management. But ultimately, he said, he “holds ArcelorMittal responsible” for the spill and the damage it caused.

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