Kilgore City Council nixes saltwater injection well
Kilgore — A saltwater injection well is out, as is Eagle Golf’s management of Meadowbrook Country Club; however, Kilgore City Manager Scott Sellers gets to stick around town for two more years as the city council voted to extend his contract during a more than two-hour meeting Tuesday night.
The Kilgore City Council declined to make a motion Tuesday night regarding EXCO Resources’ request for a special use permit, which would have allowed the company to convert an existing well into a saltwater injection well.
Former Mayor Joe T. Parker and his wife, Sherren, spoke out against EXCO’s proposal for the saltwater injection well during a public hearing on the issue. The well would be drilled on the couple’s property between FM 349 and Danville Road.
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