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Good Hope PIT STOP? Opposition spreads to 'borrow pit'

Request comes back before Planning Commission in March

Posted: Saturday, February 23, 2019 12:00 am

GOOD HOPE, Ga. — A proposal to bring a mining operation and dirt borrow pit to eastern Walton County has drawn heated opposition.

The request is for about 370 acres at Georgia 186 and Jones Woods Road. Hartwell-based William Marie LLC made the request for zoning and land-use changes of the county government for land owned by Timbervest Partners III Georgia LLC of Atlanta.

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