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Sand mining company could get permission to expand today

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CLAYTON COUNTY (KWWL) -

A controversial sand mining company may get permission to expand.

Pattison Sand Company is Iowa's only frac sand mining company. They're looking to expand operations in Clayton County.

Neighbors are concerned about water contamination and air quality.

The Board of Supervisors is holding a public hearing at 1 p.m.

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