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Section A: General News


Letter: Don’t dump oil-field waste here




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March 7, 2012 | 2,698 views | 24 comments

Editor:

We, as concerned citizens, are reaching out for solutions as big money forces now threaten our quiet peaceful neighborhood. Our life and environment are both jeopardized by a proposed commercial oil-field dumpsite.  . . .

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Facts only please  
TX  
March 13, 2012 9:00am
 
4 th Generation Texan: Like Obama had anything to do with the dumping. Time to take your meds and leave our county alone and do something about the county you live in.

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
March 12, 2012 10:16pm
 

 
Tracy Bogert  
Von Ormy, TX  
March 12, 2012 10:04pm
 
Private property rights do not actually give you the right to do whatever you want with the property. Knowing that there are 596 chemicals in the fracing process I think it best that whatever is dumped in there be thoroughly ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
March 12, 2012 3:28pm
 
Just like always, everyone is for the resource but nobody wants the waste....it's always, Put it in someone elses neighborhood! Obama is a liar!

 
frustrated citizen  
wilson county  
March 12, 2012 12:51pm
 
private property? It is on an abandoned golf course. It was put right up against the back of Kothmann Rd. 3 trucks in an hour? Driving fast.... Hauling sewage.....You can bet the county commissioners knew all about this. ... More ›

 
Eric  
Floresville  
March 9, 2012 10:59pm
 
Not that i am a judge Quinney fan myself but if it's not draining onto someone else's property and it's not thousands of gallons and it's on private property then leave it alone. I'm tired of the government always stepping ... More ›

 
Tracy Bogert  
Von Ormy, TX  
March 9, 2012 10:33pm
 
Why don't they dump it next to the County Judge's house?

 
C'mon citizens  
LV  
March 9, 2012 3:09pm
 
I guess John is one who is receiving benefits... He is not one of those people on Kothmann Rd, dealing with sewage.

 
john  
floresville  
March 9, 2012 12:46pm
 
you ppl just need to deal with the oil and gas boom! lucky we got sum play in it!! yeah it has sum bad side to it but the good out plays the bad. u cant please everybody!!

 
change  
wilson county  
March 9, 2012 8:40am
 
I read this letter again after I got home. I thank Jimmy Stevens for writing it. I haven't heard any other candidate running be against this. And in the letter it clearly states our "Commissioners Court" wants ... More ›

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