Recount begins for Andrews County bond election - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

5/14/09

Recount begins for Andrews County bond election

ANDREWS, TX (KCBD) - Officials in Andrews County are hours into recounting votes from this weekend's election that approved a 75-million dollar bond to help a company build a nuclear waste disposal site.

The Andrews County measure passed by three votes - 642 to 639. The hand recount started at 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon, and could take several hours. Melodye Pryor, an opponent of the Dallas based Waste Control Specialists and its operation in West Texas, requested the recount.  

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