Evan Rose, Staff Writer – Daily Tar Heel

Ten months after the Orange County Board of Commissioners reopened the search process for a new waste transfer station site, the search has come down to seven potential locations.

Eubanks Road, which was originally slated to house the transfer station, is ranked fourth on the list after the board applied criteria which factored in economic and environmental considerations.

Olver Inc., the consulting firm hired by the commissioners to conduct the search, will recommend in Tuesday’s work session that the top seven sites move on for a decision based on community-specific criteria.

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