EPA gives La Plata County a check for another $63,000

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EPA gives La Plata County a check for another $63,000

To pay for ‘direct expenses’
Westendorff
River-closed signs, such as this one at Bakers Bridge, were put up along the Animas River by the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office after the Gold King Mine spill in August 2015. Signs were just some of the costs incurred by the county, and now the Environmental Protection Agency has given the county another $63,406 to cover direct expenses from the spill.

EPA gives La Plata County a check for another $63,000

Westendorff
River-closed signs, such as this one at Bakers Bridge, were put up along the Animas River by the La Plata County Sheriff’s Office after the Gold King Mine spill in August 2015. Signs were just some of the costs incurred by the county, and now the Environmental Protection Agency has given the county another $63,406 to cover direct expenses from the spill.
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