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Mississippi County officials want to bring back tire roundups

Friday, September 21, 2012

scottw@standard-democrat.com

CHARLESTON -- Mississippi County officials will write both state and federal officials in an attempt to bring back tire roundups.

Commissioner Steve Jones, who represents the county on the Bootheel Solid Waste Management District board, said during Thursday's County Commission meeting that unless something changes, tire roundups are a thing of the past.

"The (Missouri) Department of Natural Resources is no longer going to fund that program," Jones said.

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