Quarry Operators Ordered To Remove Sediment From LSC

In April of 2014, a "wall of water" came down a forested hill on West Lake Road in Wells, damagaging property and sending debris and sediment into Lake St. Catherine.

Today, the Vermont Agency of Natual Resources annonunced that Ruby Construction, Inc. and Royal Harrison were jointly held responsible in a court ruling. 

They have been ordered to "pay a penalty of $9,000 and apply for a permit from the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation’s Lakes and Ponds Management and Protection Program to appropriately remove the sediment from the Lake by next fall."

For more infomation about this ruling, please see this official ANR press release.

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