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Kankakee County, Ill., Stays Open to Outside Garbage

Kankakee County, Ill., Stays Open to Outside Garbage

The Kankakee County Board voted 14-10 on Tuesday to keep the door open to garbage from Cook County — but likely not to proposals for landfills.

The board debated the matter for more than an hour before voting to defeat reinstatement of a moratorium on solid waste proposals, which was lifted two years ago. Landfill opponents have long sought resurrection of the ban.

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