Winona Moratorium Ends
Published: Friday, 08 March 2013 15:14
Two Winona, Wisc., City Council members made a last-ditch effort to extend the city’s frac sand moratorium but were denied by the rest of the council, according to a report in the Winona Daily News. The council voted 5-2 not to extend the city’s yearlong moratorium on new and expanding frac sand businesses by 120 days. The moratorium will expire March 13.
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Wabasha Moratorium Begins
Published: Friday, 08 March 2013 15:13
The Wabasha, Wis., City Council approved its first frac sand moratorium, which halts all new or expanding operations, according to Finance and Commerce. The council also approved a second moratorium, which halts companies with significant truck traffic from expanding to more than 500 regular trips a day or more than 30 heavy trips.
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