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Committee seeks detonation plan

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By Damon Lawrence

Officials would like to see a policy for detonating explosives found in Roane County.

The solid waste committee voted last week to have County Executive Ron Woody coordinate with the emergency management department and the Knox County bomb squad to come up with a plan.   

“Then, I guess it will come back to the solid waste committee for us to make a recommendation on,” Commissioner Randy Ellis said.

Ellis and Commissioner Benny East said the policy should be for explosives found in Roane County only.


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