Landfill deeded to new company

first_img Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Print Article Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Coffee County Commissioner Dean Smith said the commission will put together a press release regarding the acquisition of the landfill with Coffee County dollars.“This issue is still under litigation so I’m not at liberty to comment,” he said. “There will be economic considerations but some work has to be done now because of neglect because the landfill was out of operation for a long period of time.”Transload America, the company who owned the landfill prior to Brundidge Acquisitions, filed for bankruptcy and closed the landfill in mid-June last year.The City of Brundidge has been fighting the sale of the landfill since October 2012 when the Coffee County Commission voted to approve using $6 million to back the purchase of the landfill by Brundidge Acquisitions. The deed to the Brundidge Landfill was recorded at the Pike County Courthouse Friday giving ownership to Brundidge Acquisitions, LLC for $4 million.Rod Morgan, Coffee County administrator, said Morris Armstrong, Brundidge Acquisitions president, and Mike Thornton, Coffee County Landfill manager, have visited the Brundidge Landfill in an effort to address any environmental concerns that may exist.“The landfill had been idle for about a year, so they [Armstrong and Thornton] were there addressing some of the issues and what must be done to bring the landfill into compliance – up to standards,” said Morgan, who is listed on the operating agreement of Brundidge Acquisitions as the independent manager. “The intent of Brundidge Acquisitions is still to operate the landfill in some capacity, but a lot of factors go into that and some of them are out of our control. There are just too many unknowns right now to speculate.” Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories Landfill deeded to new company Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day You Might Like Grant allows Goshen to make water tank repairs, improvements The water tank in the Town of Goshen has received a facelift thanks to a $216,000 Community Development Block Grant…. read more Skip Brundidge filed suit against Coffee County, contending that Alabama Code prohibits the acquisition of the Brundidge Landfill by Coffee County because the landfill is more than three miles from the Coffee County border.Brundidge also appealed a decision by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management to transfer an operating permit from Transload America to Brundidge Acquisitions, contending that the landfill purchase violates the host government agreement approved by Brundidge when the landfill was first created.Court proceedings are ongoing in this case. Published 11:00 pm Wednesday, July 3, 2013 Sponsored Content The operating agreement of Brundidge Acquisitions, LLC dated Oct. 31, 2012 and signed by Armstrong and Morgan, listed the purpose of the acquisition was “that the landfill be closed in accordance with applicable law.” However, on May 30, 2013, a first amendment to the operating agreement “deleted in its entirety” that section of the operating agreement and was signed by Armstrong.Morgan said the intent of the original agreement was the ultimate closing of the landfill, not an immediate closing.“At the same time you open a landfill, you have to have in place a plan for closing it,” Morgan said. “The intent is still to open the landfill in some capacity.” Email the author By The Penny Hoarder Book Nook to reopen By Jaine Treadwell Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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