Cumberland landfill, fiercely opposed by locals, would be state’s first new mega dump in two decades

CUMBERLAND COUNTY —  A Virginia political issue largely consigned to the dust heap of history in the late 1990s resurfaced this June when the Cumberland County Board of Supervisors voted to allow plans to go forward for the construction of a mega-landfill just a mile from the Cumberland–Powhatan border. If the company behind the project, … Continue reading Cumberland landfill, fiercely opposed by locals, would be state’s first new mega dump in two decades