Whatcom council OKs slaughterhouses on farmland
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — After a long and contentious hearing Wednesday night the Whatcom County Council narrowly approved changes to allow slaughterhouses on farmland.
KGMI reports (http://bit.ly/17YMjUk ) the issue has been under debate for more than a year.
Opponents are concerned about water pollution from slaughterhouse operations.
Information from: KGMI-AM, http://www.kgmi.com/