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Loan refusal changes timeline for landfill

The council came together for a workshop with DEQ permitting agent Richard Lemm and Craig McComie with the Office of Cease and Transfer for an update on where the town is regarding the schedule for permitting a future for the landfill.

HDR Engineering's Heath Turbiville called for the meeting to answer a couple of questions from the council as well as address any concerns from the agency.

Rural Development, the anticipated loan agency for the preliminary work at the site, will not provide the funding because the town's median income in too high. They will, though, fund the construction later....