Planned limestone mines stir opposition

Planned limestone mines stir opposition

There are 8 comments on the The Arizona Daily Star story from Aug 26, 2006, titled Planned limestone mines stir opposition. In it, The Arizona Daily Star reports that:

More than 150 people turned out at a forum Saturday in Vail to oppose three proposed open-pit limestone quarries on state-owned land southeast of Tucson.

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Tucson, AZ

#1 Aug 28, 2006
My God! Stop the mining!
susan splitstosser

United States

#2 Aug 31, 2006
Shall we totally destroy this beautiful state? Balance the benefits: The mining companies make millions; our naton is trashed. Make your choice.
Theresa Ky

Lexington, KY

#3 Jan 9, 2007
I was raised in Tucson from 1945,
Raised my Children in Amado Az
Husband retired from Duval Mine..
Which was there first,, Green Valley or the mines

Kansas City, MO

#4 Jan 18, 2007
Don't stop the mining! Where are we going to get our toothpaste, our kitty litter, road paver? Answer that!!!! God made this earth for us to use to our advantage!! So let's use it!!!

Columbia, MO

#5 Jan 22, 2007
stop the mining.
Tim Harrison

Fort Payne, AL

#6 May 16, 2007
I Know where to locate 50 million or better in limesone....

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United States

#7 Jun 19, 2007
Tim Harrison wrote:
I Know where to locate 50 million or better in limesone....
[email protected]
I have 50 million tons in the middle of the desert outside of Phoenix, they can come mine that and get out of Tucson.
Wing Biddlebaum

United States

#8 Aug 1, 2007
More development boggles the mind. What with company wanting to creat new mines, and developers rubbing their hands over the prospect the potful of gold waiting to be paid by the baby boomers for over inflated prices is enough to rebellion. What's a poor beggar to do.

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