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DUPONT: Oppose gravel mine expansion

On Tuesday, the DuPont City Council will hold a public hearing at 7 p.m. and vote on a very important issue that will have a negative impact on our watershed and environment. As citizens of DuPont, we urge other citizens to come and speak out against the proposed CalPortland Co.’s south parcel gravel mine expansion that would drain 6.5 million gallons of water a day and deplete our aquifer. (TNT, 10-6).

Clean, unpolluted water is one of the greatest natural resources we are blessed with in any community. It should be protected and preserved for future generations.

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