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ODNR attending meeting over well in Jackson Township

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JACKSON TOWNSHIP, Ohio - Concerns over a well in Jackson Township have the Ohio Department of Natural Resources agreeing to attend next week's Mahoning County Commissioner's meeting.

The Blott Road drilling site is in the Meander Reservoir watershed, which is a drinking water source for hundreds of thousands in the Valley.

An environmental group expressed concerns about a "crack" in a well casing last year at the site. But CONSOL Energy, who holds the permit for the well, says there was no environmental impact and the casing was repaired to ODNR standards.

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