FREEPORT

It could be called a loophole, a quirk in the law, or the desired way to regulate, but above-ground petrochemical storage tanks are relatively free from the same sort of state regulations that govern their underground cousins.

Wes Wolfe is a reporter for The Facts. Contact him at 979-237-0152.

Recommended for you

(1) entry

AMP

ASTs are highly regulated, inspected and tested, by people who actually know what they are doing. Don't need any political morons getting involved! Might know they would be Democrats!

Sign the guestbook.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.