Sunrise Landfill to be Sealed

LAS VEGAS  -- The 400-acre Sunrise landfill is being sealed after years of wrangling between county officials, regulators and a waste management company.

Republic Services will place a durable cap on the garbage dump, and the landfill will be covered with three feet of dirt and rock from a Bureau of Land Management quarry.

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