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Proposal on 'Airport Parkway South' from Bluff City area pulled from Sullivan County Commission agenda

J.H. Osborne, NET News Service • Apr 22, 2014 at 1:53 PM

BLOUNTVILLE — A proposal to have Sullivan County go on record asking the state to revive a plan to build "Airport Parkway South" drew a room full of opponents to the Sullivan County Commission on Monday.

Unknown to the public, however, the proposal's sponsors — County Commissioners Ty Boomershine, Roger Cox, and Moe Brotherton — had pulled the item from consideration.

Boomershine, a candidate for the Republican party's nomination for Sullivan County sheriff in the May 6 GOP primary, introduced the resolution last month.

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