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Some Poland residents concerned over horizontal drilling permit

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POLAND, Ohio - Some Poland residents are concerned about a horizontal drilling permit that was issued for an area owned by a landfill company.

According to our print partner, The Vindicator, the subject came up during a public hearing over the expansion of the Carbon Limestone Landfill.

No one was opposed to the expansion, but someone did raise a question about a permit the Environmental Protection Agency issued to Hillcorp Energy Corporation for a site near Cowden Road.

The site is on property owned by the landfill, but is not in an area where any future landfills are planned.

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