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All Eyes on Jackson County - Zoning Ordinance Changes Could Impact Land Use for Generations

Aug 14, 2013

When frac sand companies pressure local governments to redefine land from agricultural to industrial use, family farms and the quality of rural life are at risk.

FTS Frac Sand Mine Air Pollution Permit Challenged: Stronger Permits Needed To Protect Public Health

Jul 29, 2013

MEA filed a petition for a contested case hearing on an air pollution control permit for a frac sand mine in Trempealeau County, WI on behalf of citizens who are concerned about silica dust.