By Lisa A. Young : Staff writer

Dec 12, 2008

CHAPEL HILL — County commissioners late Thursday voted 5-1 to pursue site acquisition of either Site 056 or Site 759 as the future location of a waste transfer station. 

Both sites are located along N.C. 54, near Orange Grove Road. Site 056 is owned by West 54, LLC and Site 759 is owned by the Orange Water and Sewer Authority. Commissioner Barry Jacobs proposed investigating both sites to give the county “negotiating leverage” with property owners. (read more here)