STOP MURRAY COUNTY GEORGIA INLAND PORT
This petition had 429 supporters
We the undersigned are OPPOSED to the Georgia Ports Authority, Murray County and CSX plan for the Appalachian Regional Port.
Our major concerns are but not limited to :
1. Industrial site in a residential community. Decreased property values
2. Health risks: Residents , domestic and farm animals. Protected fish and wildlife. Higher rates of cancer, heart and respiratory disease.
3. Environmental Impact: 24/7 operation. Diesel fumes & pollutants distributed into residential and wilderness areas both land and water
4. Increase in criminal element
5. Influx of large heavy truck traffic and congestion on local roads (increase in accidents, injuries and deaths)
6. Noise and light pollution. Storing and shipping of hazardous materials
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