POSTED: Friday, May 24, 2013 - 3:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, May 24, 2013 - 3:34pm
BELLE ROSE, LA — Bruce Martin, Vice President of Operations for Texas Brine Company, issued the following statement today regarding settlment offers to residents in Bayou Corne.
“We will move forward with the effort to reach settlements with members of the Bayou Corne community affected by the sinkhole.
“We understand the frustration of the community and appreciate their patience as we worked through the unexpected delays in this process.
“While not every resident has chosen to participate in the settlement process, Texas Brine is committed to offering fair and reasonable settlement offers to those who may wish to move.
“Offers will begin with residents who have expressed an interest in settlements and have completed the inspection and appraisal process.”