Tad True

3:22 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Fort Laramie residents voice concerns about new oil facility

Steve Fullmer argues against granting an air quality permit to Eighty Eight Oil LLC for its proposed oil loading station in Fort Laramie.
Credit Willow Belden

Residents of Fort Laramie say they’re concerned about pollution, noise, and safety issues associated with a proposed oil loading terminal.

The facility, which would be built on the northwest end of town, would take oil from pipelines and transfer it to rail cars, to be transported to the east and west coasts.

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