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Rice Dust Creating Problems in Crittenden County

APRIL 25, 2005 - Posted at 3:42 a.m. CDT

 

CRAWFORDSVILLE, AR - Some Crawfordsville residents are complaining about dust from the Gulf Rice Mill.

Crittenden County Quorum Court by Justice Buster Briggs says the mill gives off a fine dust that causes problems, such as clogged air conditioners.  He says the dust settles on homes and cars, and has even been blamed for some roof damage.

Briggs says he would like the quorum court to try to find a solution and help the city of Crawfordsville, if it can.

(Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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