From the Earth, A Rare Mineral and Controversy

Proposed expansion of the Adirondack quarry operations worries opponents who fear loss of quality of life.

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October 2, 2000, 2:00 PM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @http://twitter.com/legalaidtech


"Today, peace and quiet is often more important than the sound of making money from rock, giving mining a more tenuous role in this region -- as evident by community reaction to three different mines of three different types in three different towns."

Thanks to Stu Baker

Sunday, October 1, 2000 in San Gabriel Valley Tribune

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