Pennsy Hits Paydirt
Created: Friday, 03 May 2013 16:41
Published: Friday, 03 May 2013 16:41
According to the Standard Speaker, after eight public hearings, hours of testimony from experts and the public, and stacks of exhibits and material, the Dorrance Township, Pa., Board of Supervisors granted a conditional use permit for the expansion of a Pennsy Supply quarry.
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Alabama Bill Block Quarries Near Schools
Created: Monday, 15 April 2013 14:02
Published: Monday, 15 April 2013 14:02
Alabama State Rep. Wayne Johnson told supporters that he hoped his bill to block quarries from operating near schools would make it to a House committee, but he conceded even if the bill passes, it won’t prevent Vulcan Materials from operating a quarry on Gurley Mountain. Johnson said his bill to prevent quarries from locating within two miles of schools should go to committee in April, according to al.com.