CROWN POINT | The possibility of a proposed south Lake County quarry has broken to the surface after being buried in court for several years.
INDIANAPOLIS | Backers of a proposed limestone quarry east of Lowell cleared a key legal hurdle Monday when the Indiana Supreme Court declined to review a lower court ruling that allowed the project to proceed.
The final blast at the Thornton Composite Reservoir removes the last 36000 tons of rock from the southwest corner of the reservoir.
LOWELL | A proposed limestone quarry east of Lowell moved one step closer to reality Thursday after the Indiana Court of Appeals buried a suit to stop its groundbreaking.
THORNTON | A man was found dead Wednesday after the vehicle he was in plunged down the Thornton Quarry, police said.
CROWN POINT | Developers of a proposed limestone quarry plan to release results of test drilling and pumping around the 600-acre site near the Interstate 65 and Ind. 2 interchange, east of Lowell.
LOWELL | An attorney representing Singleton Stone Quarry LLC disputes a Lowell community activist's claims that quarry officials had underestimated the number of wells that would be affected by the facility's construction.
A group of Lowell-area residents make it known that they don't want a quarry in southern Lake County on Tuesday. The Lake County Council voted 6-1 to approve the quarry, meaning the fight now moves to the County Drainage Board.
Lake County Councilman Thomas O'Donnell leads the discussion Tuesday at a council meeting to discuss the future of a quarry in southern Lake County.
Linda Cosgrove, left, and other Lowell-area residents went before the Lake County Council on Tuesday in a bid to block a proposed a quarry near Interstate 65 and Ind. 2. The council voted 6-1 to allow the quarry, which opponents say will boost local truck traffic while worsening water qualit…
Lake County Surveyor George Van Til, left, chats Tuesday with John Bryant after the Lake County Council voted to approve a limestone quarry near Lowell. The fight now moves to the County Drainage board, where Van Till said a vote likely is two months away.
LOWELL | A critic is accusing two Lake County officials of toying with a conflict of interest when they publicly took sides against building a proposed limestone quarry east of here.
I am writing to express my personal and professional objection to the Singleton Stone quarry proposed at the Ind. 2/Interstate 65 interchange. My wife owns an animal hospital on Ind. 2 immediately north of the proposed quarry location, and we are concerned about the impact of the quarry on o…
To the Lake County Drainage Board, Lake County Plan Commission and Lake County Council: Why are we against the proposed 600 acre stone quarry in southern Lake County?
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