Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Ford Motor Co.
Current Parent Company: 
Ford Motor
Penalty: 
$225,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
July 28, 2011
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Ford Motor Co. agreed to pay $225,000 in settlement of allegations it constructed a test track at the Proving Grounds, an area under lease from the Arizona State Land Department, without securing necessary permits.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Maricopa County (AZ) Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
Arizona
Facility County: 
Maricopa
Facility City: 
Wittmann
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Michigan
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
Specific Industry of Parent: 
motor vehicles
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Parent company note: 
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