Mister Robert Stewart, the 81-year-old widower who has has been waging a single handed campaign to persuade his home city to remove fluoride from the city’s drinking water supply, says he’s giving up the fight.
On two occasions, Stewart has approached the City Council to take action on removing fluoride from the city’s water supply, most recently during its last meeting.
“Is there no one here who will stand up for the citizens of Rolla in this regard?” Stewart asked City Council members. “This fluoride is poisoning our water and our children.”
Stewart, almost single-handedly, has been crusading to have the city remove fluoride from its drinking supply.
Here’s his story