Raleigh Quarry Gets New Opposition
Created: Friday, 10 February 2012 16:14
Published: Friday, 10 February 2012 16:14
A plan developed by Martin Marietta Materials to alter its quarry operation in Raleigh, N.C., has more of its neighbors concerned. The company has proposed to shift a road to the north and expand its quarry by almost 20 acres into land it already owns, according to local media. Neighbors living near the quarry say the plans infringe on their property and fear that if the company expands, blasts from the quarry will increase in proximity and frequency.
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Ottawa Quarry Expansion Questioned
Created: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:04
Published: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:04
Local media in Canada is reporting that the potential expansion of a rural sand quarry south of Ottawa is pitting neighbors against each other in a clash of the agriculture and construction industries. Lafarge is looking to expand its sand quarry near Kemptville to the displeasure of some residents.
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