Martinsville City Council Opposes Uranium Mining

Martinsville, VA - Martinsville City Council officially voiced their opposition to uranium mining Tuesday night. They unanimously voted to keep the ban.

Within the audience and the city council, there was not one supporter of uranium mining. They council sees it as an economic development issue and they say uranium mining would be a disaster for future economic development of the region.

The council says they will be actively engaging in lobbying to keep the ban on uranium mining.