Niagara Gazette —
Earlier this month, members of the Lewiston town board agreed to set aside $50,000 in the town's 2014 budget as part of environmental protection fund. The town's budget has not yet been approved.
RRG members fear any delay in finalizing an agreement with Abraham could have a negative impact on their position during upcoming state-sanctioned hearings on CWM's expansion plan.
"It's absolutely vital that we have somebody representing us at the siting hearing," Swearingen said.
IF YOU GO • WHAT: RRG press conference • WHEN: 12:15 p.m. today • WHERE: Palace Theatre, 2 East Ave.