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East Flat Rock News: Commissioners push asphalt plant ...

2021-5-17  East Flat Rock (May 17, 2021) - Henderson County commissioners on Monday delayed a decision on a rezoning request to allow an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock, saying they needed more time to review information presented in a public hearing. The board voted 4-1 to postpone a vote until June 1.

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No decision: East Flat Rock asphalt plant vote pushed to

2021-5-18  Exit Full Screen. After a nearly three-hour public hearing, a decision on whether to conditionally rezone land for a proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock was tabled Monday by the Henderson County Board of Commissioners. The board will take up the contentious matter at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 1 in the meeting room of the Historic Courthouse.

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Application withdrawn for proposed asphalt plant in East ...

2021-6-1  A conditional rezoning application for an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock has been withdrawn. Jeff Shipman of SE Asphalt withdrew his application Tuesday afternoon. The Henderson County Board of Commissioners was set to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday to vote on the project. That meeting was canceled upon the withdrawal of the application.

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Media Coverage - Friends of East Flat Rock in the News

2021-5-21  Proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock continues to cause divide May 21, 2021. COMMISSIONERS DELAY DECISION ON ASPHALT PLANT May 18, 2021. Tentative date set for vote on East Flat Rock asphalt plant May 17, 2021. No decision: East Flat Rock asphalt plant vote pushed to June May 17, 2021. Commissioners push asphalt plant decision to June 1 May ...

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Proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock continues to ...

2021-5-21  A proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock continues to cause division and conflict, and a sign posted at the site this month has further escalated the tension. The sign, which has been removed ...

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Stand Up Against the Asphalt Plant Proposed for East Flat ...

The East Flat Rock asphalt plant is an environmental justice issue. The site is across the road to a low-income community that would bear the brunt of air and water pollution, dust, noise, truck traffic, and exposure to harmful toxins.

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No Asphalt Drum Plant in East Flat Rock, NC - Friends of ...

2020-8-7  DONATE! Round two fundraising is underway to oppose SE Asphalt’s reapplication! Your donation will help pay for legal counsel, public awareness (like signs, billboards, radio ads, etc.), and for any experts we may need to tell the Planning Board and the Board of Commissioners that building an asphalt plant in our East Flat Rock community is bad for our

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Protesters rally against proposed asphalt plant in ...

2021-4-22  A group fighting a proposed asphalt plant held a peaceful protest Wednesday morning in Henderson County. Friends of East Flat Rock gathered outside the historic courthouse before the Henderson ...

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Plans revived for asphalt plant in East Flat Rock ...

2021-3-10  A rezoning application for an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock has been resubmitted. The applicant is listed as HS Shipman, and the owner as Jeffrey B. Shipman Enterprises Inc. Several neighbors and community members were against the project when it was proposed last year. An online petition, Facebook group and website were created to speak out ...

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Neighbors oppose asphalt plant proposed for East Flat Rock

2020-6-9  Neighbors oppose asphalt plant proposed for East Flat Rock. An estimated 150 or more neighbors and interested parties electronically attended a neighborhood capability meeting Monday, many expressing opposition to a proposed asphalt plant at the Spartanburg Highway and U.S. 25 interchange near East Flat Rock.

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No decision: East Flat Rock asphalt plant vote pushed to

2021-5-18  After a nearly three hour public hearing, the decision whether to conditionally rezone land for a proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock was tabled Monday by Henderson County Board of Commissioners.

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Proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock continues to ...

2021-5-21  A proposed asphalt plant in East Flat Rock continues to cause division and conflict, and a sign posted at the site this month has further escalated the tension. The sign, which has been removed ...

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Application for Henderson County asphalt plant withdrawn ...

2021-6-1  tentative date set for vote on east flat rock asphalt plant "The county received notice at 12:11 p.m. today that the application for a Conditional Zoning change filed by H.S. Shipman has been ...

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Stand Up Against the Asphalt Plant Proposed for East Flat ...

The East Flat Rock asphalt plant is an environmental justice issue. The site is across the road to a low-income community that would bear the brunt of air and water pollution, dust, noise, truck traffic, and exposure to harmful toxins.

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Henderson County asphalt plant proposal heads back to ...

2021-3-10  An asphalt plant proposal the Friends of East Flat Rock once defeated is back on the planning department's agenda for a conditional rezoning request. Several residents in

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Protesters rally against proposed asphalt plant in ...

2021-4-22  A group fighting a proposed asphalt plant held a peaceful protest Wednesday morning in Henderson County. Friends of East Flat Rock gathered outside the historic courthouse before the Henderson ...

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Neighbors oppose asphalt plant proposed for East Flat Rock

2020-6-9  Neighbors oppose asphalt plant proposed for East Flat Rock. An estimated 150 or more neighbors and interested parties electronically attended a neighborhood capability meeting Monday, many expressing opposition to a proposed asphalt plant at the Spartanburg Highway and U.S. 25 interchange near East Flat Rock.

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Plans revived for asphalt plant in East Flat Rock ...

2021-3-10  A rezoning application for an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock has been resubmitted. The applicant is listed as HS Shipman, and the owner as Jeffrey B. Shipman Enterprises Inc. Several neighbors and community members were against the project when it was proposed last year. An online petition, Facebook group and website were created to speak out ...

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Controversial asphalt plant gets another rejection from ...

2021-4-16  ASHEVILLE, North Carolina ( WLOS) — A controversial asphalt plant proposal for East Flat Rock got a vote of disapproval from the Henderson County Planning Board on Thursday. The board voted 5-2 ...

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Henderson County youth sought for “Say No to Asphalt

2020-7-21  Henderson County youth sought for “Say No to Asphalt Plant” poster contest Posted on July 21, 2020 July 21, 2020 — Community Bulletin Press release from Friends of

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Stand Up Against the Asphalt Plant Proposed for East Flat ...

The East Flat Rock asphalt plant is an environmental justice issue. The site is across the road to a low-income community that would bear the brunt of air and water pollution, dust, noise, truck traffic, and exposure to harmful toxins.

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Asphalt Plant Rezoning Request Withdrawn - TribPapers

2021-6-16  East Flat Rock – Friends of East Flat Rock, opponents of the planned asphalt mixing plant in East Flat Rock, scored a major victory for at least the near future, as the project applicant last week withdrew his request to rezone the property to allow the facility.. The project was twice submitted for rezoning, and both times the request was pulled before Henderson County

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Plans revived for asphalt plant in East Flat Rock ...

2021-3-10  A rezoning application for an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock has been resubmitted. The applicant is listed as HS Shipman, and the owner as Jeffrey B. Shipman Enterprises Inc. Several neighbors and community members were against the project when it was proposed last year. An online petition, Facebook group and website were created to speak out ...

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East Flat Rock asphalt plant applicant withdraws rezoning ...

2021-6-1  A company proposing to operate an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock has allegedly withdrawn its rezoning request to the Henderson County Board of Commissioners, according to an email from Friends of ...

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Local Henderson County businesses oppose proposed

2021-3-25  Businesses surrounding the proposed asphalt plant site in East Flat Rock are banding together to raise legal and advertising funds. Rick Baldaramos, new owner of Lakemont Cottages (

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Community members opposed to an asphalt plant project

2020-9-26  A group of Henderson County community members held an online rally on Saturday in opposition of a proposed asphalt plant. Caption: WLOS. "Friends of East Flat Rock" discussed Southeastern Asphalt ...

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Proposal to rezone property for WNC asphalt plant

2020-10-2  HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. —. A Henderson County business owner is going back to the drawing board after applying to rezone a 12-acre piece of property in East Flat Rock. The proposal, submitted by ...

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Friends of East Flat Rock encourage Henderson County ...

2021-4-8  Press release from Friends of East Flat Rock: The Henderson County-based group known as, Friends of East Flat Rock, has grown to 12,665 according to their Change petition.

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Cultural Landscape Group:Flat Rock - Posts Facebook

Cultural Landscape Group:Flat Rock. April 26 at 6:56 PM . "The Henderson County Board of Commissioners has set a public hearing for the rezoning request to allow an asphalt plant in East Flat Rock. The hearing will be held at 5 p.m. Monday, May 17, at Thomas Auditorium at Blue Ridge Community College." East Flat Rock (Apr 25, 2021) - The ...

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Henderson County youth sought for “Say No to Asphalt

2020-7-21  Henderson County youth sought for “Say No to Asphalt Plant” poster contest Posted on July 21, 2020 July 21, 2020 — Community Bulletin Press release from Friends of

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