Shell Pile garbage and “mermaid blue” double wide dominate Commission meeting discussion

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By Ada Lang

At the Cedar Key City Commission
Tuesday night, Commissioner Heath Davis
reported that he had spoken to some of the
users of the Shell Pile boat ramp about the
ongoing garbage problem and he had “no
good news” to report.
The dumpsters at the site have been filled
with items that cannot go into the landfill with
the regular garbage — tires, construction
debris, etc. The tipping fees for those particular
dumpsters greatly exceeded what was budgeted
by the city. However, there seems to be

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