Nixa Approves Sinkhole Plan

1 decade 2 years 4 weeks ago Friday, August 25 2006 Aug 25, 2006 Friday, August 25, 2006 8:23:47 PM CDT August 25, 2006 in News
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NIXA - Local officials have approved a plan to fill a massive sinkhole that swallowed up part of a house earlier this month. The town put a $100,000 spending cap on the project, which the state Department of Natural Resources authorized Wednesday. Crews will put a fabric-like material over the sides of the hole, then fill it with large boulders at the bottom and smaller rocks at the top. Debris, the garage and the car parked in it will stay at the bottom of the hole that opened Aug. 13.

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