BY JESSE JAMES DECONTO, STAFF WRITER

HILLSBOROUGH – A frustrated Orange County Commissioner Mike Nelson suggested Hillsborough take its garbage to Durham to buy time at the Orange County landfill, as the search for a trash transfer station site drags on.

“We’re going to need it,” Nelson told his fellow board members Tuesday night, saying three years until the landfill’s scheduled closing is not much time to site a new waste facility. “I don’t know when this board is going to be ready to make a decision.”

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