The mayors of Cottonwood Shores and Marble Falls have jumped into the fray against plans for a rock crushing facility just off the southwest corner of the intersection of U.S. 281 and Texas 71 in Burnet County.

Cottonwood Shores recently joined several other cities, including Granite Shoals, Horseshoe Bay, and Marble Falls in passing resolutions in opposition to Asphalt Inc.’s pending air quality permit.

The permit is pending approval by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality.

The Cottonwood Shores City Council unanimously passed a resolution, citing concerns by the community about the rock crusher plans, during its regular meeting Oct. 5… Read more from

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TCEQ rock crushing meeting set for Oct. 26; comment deadline extended to Oct. 31 – Highlander News
Community Protests Against Rock Crushing Quarry Plant Near Marble Falls – KVUE
Cities worry they have no jurisdiction over proposed Marble Falls rock quarry – KXAN
Community Unites Against Rock Crusher Site – The Horseshoe Bay Beacon