8 Goes Green


Rock Salt Affecting Water Sources and Wildlife

Posted 12:57 PM 4/1/2014 by Andie Lowenstein, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - The harsh winter weather caused crews to spread roads and sidewalks with rock salt. New research is showing large amounts of salt on the roads may be affecting the environment.

The City of Columbia used about 4,000 tons of rock salt this winter, which is a little more than last (More)...

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