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Call for a moratorium on new asphalt plants - Change

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Concerned Citizens Call for Moratorium of Asphalt Plant in ...

Jun 11, 2015  Concerned Citizens Call for Moratorium of Asphalt Plant in Deep Gap at Meeting Published: Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 1:37 pm Shelton Wilder speaks about negative impacts of asphalt plants at last ...

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RESTRICTIONS ON ASPHALT PLANTS

ORIGINAL MORATORIUM, 1998. Impetus for the Moratorium. The Hartford Courant reported on Feb. 4, 1998 that Gov. Rowland proposed a statewide moratorium on asphalt plant construction in a letter he wrote to Colchester Concerned Citizens. This citizens group had been engaged in an eight-year battle against plans for an asphalt plant in that town.

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Maymead Archives High Country Press

Concerned Citizens Call for Moratorium of Asphalt Plant in Deep Gap at Meeting. ... High Country WATCH is organizing a concerned citizens meeting on this issue at

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Asphalt plant moratorium enacted wataugademocrat

Jun 22, 2015  Maymead plans to convert a rock crushing and recycling facility it is leasing at 5251 U.S. 421 South into a 300,000-ton-per-year asphalt plant. The property already holds a county HILU development permit for an asphalt plant that was issued in 2011 to

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Deep Gap Archives High Country Press

Jul 27, 2012  Concerned Citizens Call for Moratorium of Asphalt Plant in Deep Gap at Meeting ... people attended the High Country WATCH meeting at the Watauga Humane Society on Wednesday night to discuss the ...

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ASPHALT-MORATORIUM PLAN CHEERED - Hartford Courant

Feb 04, 1998  In a letter Thursday to Colchester Concerned Citizens, a group that has been battling an asphalt plant for years, Rowland said he is asking for the moratorium until the health risks have been ...

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Deep Gap Archives High Country Press

Jul 27, 2012  Concerned Citizens Call for Moratorium of Asphalt Plant in Deep Gap at Meeting ... people attended the High Country WATCH meeting at the Watauga Humane Society on Wednesday night to discuss the ...

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County studies moratorium option News wataugademocrat

Jun 17, 2015  A public hearing on revisions to the ordinance lasted two hours at the commissioners’ regular meeting Tuesday, as concerned citizens filled the Watauga County Superior Courtroom asking county leaders to take action to block or delay an asphalt plant planned for a U.S. 421 South site within two miles of two elementary schools, the Blue Ridge Parkway, the South Fork New River and private

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ASPHALT-MORATORIUM PLAN CHEERED - Hartford Courant

Feb 04, 1998  In a letter Thursday to Colchester Concerned Citizens, a group that has been battling an asphalt plant for years, Rowland said he is asking for the moratorium until the health risks have been ...

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PERSON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

County needs no more plants. Recommended the zoning district be reviewed to protect citizens of county. Choose to protect citizens by enacting a moratorium or a permanent band on asphalt plants. Asphalt plants bring trucks which destroy roads. Sees no advantage to having asphalt plants. Faye Boyd – live in Timberlake community. Moved to ...

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LETTERS / Concerns About Proposed Asphalt Plant on U.S ...

Jun 08, 2015  The addition of a third asphalt plant in the area – to be located on a scenic gateway to the High Country – approximately 15 miles from either of two existing plants – is a concern for ...

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Court of Appeals approves plans for controversial asphalt ...

May 22, 2019  Concerned citizens and the Ashe County planning director, though, fought the asphalt plant — and lost. ... valid when the company initially filed its permit and before the county enacted a ...

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Tired of fighting opponents of a proposed mine and asphalt ...

Apr 15, 2021  The company is asking the court to declare that it has “vested rights” to build these projects despite a county-wide moratorium on polluting industries. The one-year moratorium expired in January for most of Caswell County, but commissioners extended it until early July for four townships where the mine and plants would be built.

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Commissioners approve moratorium on 14 “undesirable” land ...

Apr 04, 2009  The moratorium prevents the issuing of building permits for 14 uses the board deemed “undesirable,” including concrete and asphalt plants, mining operations and adult-entertainment stores ...

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Asphalt Plants - BREDL

NEW STUDY REVEALS ASPHALT PLANT DANGERS . Oct. 23, 2007: Today at a press conference in Spruce Pine, the Mitchell County Citizens for Clean Air and the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League released an air pollution study of the proposed Young McQueen asphalt plant which shows that air toxins would be deposited far from the plant site.

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Asphalt plant proposed on 421 east of Boone News ...

Apr 27, 2015  Mountain City-based Maymead Inc. is planning to open an asphalt plant at 5251 U.S. 421 South in Boone to support paving operations for the U.S. 221 widening project, the company's president confirmed Monday. The proposed site is located east of Boone, about a half-mile south of the intersection with North Pine Run Road.

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Commissioners Schedule Special ... - High Country Press

Jun 17, 2015  Concerned citizens felt that 500 feet wasn’t enough of a buffer and called for a moratorium of asphalt plants and other polluting industries.

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Who Wants to Live Near an Asphalt Plant? - The New York Times

Apr 26, 1998  Waterbury's Mayor, Philip A. Giordano, has asked his City Council for a three-month moratorium on asphalt plants until more results come back from the

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Groups trying to stop asphalt plants - Kunda Park neighbours

Groups trying to stop asphalt plants. Here is listing of websites from a YouTube and google search on "asphalt plant" and "stop asphalt plant": Tupper is a medical doctor with a divinity degree. He speaks about the medical and ethical threat the asphalt plant, quarry, and cement plant pose to the community. A company wants to put a high output ...

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Asphalt plant proposed on 421 east of Boone ...

Apr 27, 2015  After a brief moratorium on asphalt plants, the state eventually issued a permit for the plant that required two additional years of study, but by that time, the town of Boone had voted to include the area around the proposed site in its area of extraterritorial jurisdiction, zoning the

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PERSON COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

County needs no more plants. Recommended the zoning district be reviewed to protect citizens of county. Choose to protect citizens by enacting a moratorium or a permanent band on asphalt plants. Asphalt plants bring trucks which destroy roads. Sees no advantage to having asphalt plants. Faye Boyd – live in Timberlake community. Moved to ...

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Court of Appeals approves plans for controversial asphalt ...

May 22, 2019  Concerned citizens and the Ashe County planning director, though, fought the asphalt plant — and lost. ... valid when the company initially filed its permit and before the county enacted a ...

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Metropolitan King County Council to Vote on Emergency ...

May 07, 2018  Spokesperson for Citizens to Stop SR 169 Asphalt Plant, Angela Flick, stated that "we urge King County residents to immediately contact their Council member in support of the moratorium

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Commissioners fail to make decisions on asphalt plant ...

May 22, 2013  Commissioners fail to make decisions on asphalt plant Home / News / ... the attorney explained that the county could issue a moratorium, which would stop work on the site for up to 60 days, giving the planning commission time to further explore the provisions of the law. ... Cochrane was followed by Jay Jackson, another concerned citizen who ...

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Proposed asphalt plant near Cedar River sparks controversy ...

Jun 17, 2021  A zoning change 13 years ago paved the way for a proposed asphalt plant near the Cedar River that is drawing the ire of environmentalists,

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Groups trying to stop asphalt plants - Kunda Park neighbours

Groups trying to stop asphalt plants. Here is listing of websites from a YouTube and google search on "asphalt plant" and "stop asphalt plant": Tupper is a medical doctor with a divinity degree. He speaks about the medical and ethical threat the asphalt plant, quarry, and cement plant pose to the community. A company wants to put a high output ...

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Who Wants to Live Near an Asphalt Plant? - The New York Times

Apr 26, 1998  Waterbury's Mayor, Philip A. Giordano, has asked his City Council for a three-month moratorium on asphalt plants until more results come back from the

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Asphalt Plants - BREDL

NEW STUDY REVEALS ASPHALT PLANT DANGERS . Oct. 23, 2007: Today at a press conference in Spruce Pine, the Mitchell County Citizens for Clean Air and the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League released an air pollution study of the proposed Young McQueen asphalt plant which shows that air toxins would be deposited far from the plant site.

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Commissioners approve moratorium on 14 “undesirable” land ...

Apr 04, 2009  The moratorium prevents the issuing of building permits for 14 uses the board deemed “undesirable,” including concrete and asphalt plants, mining operations and adult-entertainment stores ...

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Macon planners seek high-rise moratorium

Nov 22, 2006  By Sarah Kucharski • Staff Writer The Macon County Planning Board wants county commissioners to enact a moratorium on any construction over 38 feet in height to temporarily stop construction of a 10-story high-rise condominium just outside of Highlands. The moratorium would provide time to co...

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BREDL Clean Air

The move was done at the request of local residents led by Alleghany Citizens for Environmental Safety (ACES) who are concerned about a proposed asphalt plant locating in Laurel Springs on N.C. 18. The ordinance effectively blocks a polluting industry from locating within 2000 feet of a school, day care, nursing home, medical facility, church ...

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New campaigN focuses oN iNdustrial stormwater

An asphalt manufacturing plant in Gwinnett County has developed a pollution control ... concerned citizens learned that both Fulton and Cobb Counties had plans to run sewer lines along the river. Fulton ... a three-year moratorium for any development. At the same time, we learned about another AHP site ...

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Two public hearings scheduled for asphalt plant News ...

Sep 30, 2015  The hearing will allow members of the public to express their feelings about the asphalt plant proposed by Appalachian Materials Group. The hearing will also be a setting for the BOC to discuss imposing a moratorium on the plant, and consider amending the county’s polluting industries ordinance.

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EDAR RIVER COUNCIL

Feb 26, 2019  public on the status of a permit application for Lakeside Industries’ planned asphalt plant on State Highway 169 near the Cedar River. Mr. Peterson originally spoke to the CRC on the issue about a year ago, at which point the only application on file was for a grading permit. Shortly after, King County Council (KCC) passed a moratorium on

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