The new garbage collection convenience site on Highway 56 south may open in a few days.
County Mayor Mike Foster addressed this issue during Monday night's county commission meeting. "The site is ready to inspect. It should be inspected Tuesday and if everything goes well we will have it open by Monday or maybe if we get everything going, we might get it open Sunday. But it will be open either Sunday or Monday. All we're waiting on is the electrical inspection. One of the compactors won't be there but the other one will and we'll have open cans. It will take us a while to get everything else back in place and they will still have to issue the permit but they have given us the okay to go ahead."
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