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Plainfield Township, Ill., Park District Considers Plan to Compost Manure

Article-Plainfield Township, Ill., Park District Considers Plan to Compost Manure

Plainfield Township Park District commissioners said a plan by staff to compost manure left behind by horses at the Normantown Trails Equestrian Center needs more work.

But what smelled real fishy at Wednesday’s board meeting was the lowest bidder on several parks projects, which staff identified as a nonresponsible bidder after contacting other park districts.

In his staff report, Director of Parks Gene Coldwater sought board direction to move forward on a plan to create a feasible composting program using the manure from horses.

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