Tokyo Gov. Yuriko Koike revealed Sept. 10 that theof three main structures of the Toyosu market in Koto Ward that was built to replace the famed Tsukiji fish market were not filled with clean soil as the public was told.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government reportedly placed 4.5 meters of clean and decontaminated soil on the site tothe safety of the new fish market, but Koike said there are actually empty spaces filled with pipes and cables below five structures on the site, including three main structures. (The Japan Times)
The Japan Times ST: September 23, 2016