Massillon Materials, Bolivar resolve $5 million suit with new agreement

EQW Staff

May 21, 2014

welcome

Massillon Materials and the village of Bolivar, Ohio have entered into a new agreement, resolving a $5 million lawsuit, The (Massillon) Independent reports.

The sand and gravel company filed the lawsuit after nearby residents pushed for and got a ballot initiative that ultimately rezoned the company’s 182-acre property from industrial and manufacturing to agricultural.

The report notes that the village approved an emergency ordinance on Monday that grants Massillon Materials a conditional-use permit, now allowing the company to use the property for sand and gravel operations.

There are no comments

Join the conversation

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *