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Marion to crack down on
dumping of illegal items

From the June 24, 2020 issue
of The Journal

By Richard Harris
   If you drop prohibited items in the dumpsters in Marion County, the chances of getting caught and fined are about to go up. That was one of the main items in County Manager Justin Strickland's monthly update to the Commission.
   The dumpsite is located on Industrial Boulevard near the Marion County Jail. Several dumpsters are located there to offer residents a convenient place to dispose of items that won't fit in their roll-away trash cans at home, or to dispose of trash when you have more than normal.
   However, there have been significant issues. Some ... The rest of the story.