Ill. Didn't Have Enough Mine Inspectors Last 2 Years: Report
The Illinois Auditor General's Office said the state's Department of Natural Resources employed just 10 inspectors to police 44 mines operating in Illinois in 2011 and 47 mines in 2012. The state's Coal Mining Act requires a minimum of 16 inspectors.
The DNR told auditors that it didn't have the...
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