Saturday, May 29, 2010

Marshall Ecker's column (Uranium Mining)

Comment:  Thanks Mr. Eckers, Mr. Davis and Mr. Snead for the resolution about uranium mining and getting taxpayers back if the park is mined!  No to uranium mining!

Wednesday, May 26, 2010 3:34 PM EDT

I tried to have a resolution to protect your money in the mega park.

 I thought this would be a no-brainer.

You never know what some members of the board think on issues that would protect your investments, especially when the tobacco commission passed a resolution that requires Pittsylvania County to repay over $13.5 million if it allows mining at the mega park.

The vote was 4-3 to not protect your investment. Mr. Davis, Mr. Snead and myself voted to protect your money.

If you get a chance, thank them for standing up for what is right.

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