|Published: 7:58 PM, 06/28/2013
||Last updated: 7:59 PM, 06/28/2013
Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
PARROTTSVILLE-A 10-day deadline to respond to the Town of
Parrottsville's offer to the county to move Parrottsville's convenience center
to a site the town is willing to purchase has passed with no response from the
Parrottsville Mayor Mary Keller said at the board of
mayor and aldermen meeting on Thursday, June 27 that she had not received any
response since she sent a letter on June 17 to Skip Ellison, chairman of the
Cocke County Landfill Committee.
In the letter, Mayor Keller agreed to offer one acre of
land on Allens Chapel Road that the Town of Parrottsville will purchase for
The Town of Parrottsville agreed to offer the land to the
county at no cost, as long as it is used as a site for a convenience center,
and that the convenience center be relocated within 90 days.
For more details, please see the weekend edition of the
Newport Plain Talk.
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