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Free Landfill Day

The question of another free day for area residents to haul and dump their construction and demolition (C&D) waste at the Moorcroft landfill was one of the items addressed at a special council meeting last Wednesday evening.

When asked for his recommendation, Moorcroft Public Works Director Cory Allison spoke candidly to an issue he is facing.

“I understand that we have a lot of people who want to put stuff in there, but I also added up our hours with three guys for two days – we spent 33 hours picking up garbage on Cleanup Day,” he said.

“Why are we giving a free one, when we’r...