Friday, December 14, 2012

Bird's Eye View

Here are three major Monroe County sand mines, the bird's eye view!!

Photos by Bessie Kmiecik
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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Angelo Extends Moratorium

The town board of Angelo met last night and extended its moratorium on sand mines and will act on a proposed ordinance at its December meeting. Read more here.

Friday, October 26, 2012

The Industrial Sandbox

Monroe County is now the site of half a dozen sandmines, some 1,000 acres or more. These are open pit mines.