1. National freight company plans truck terminal on Westfield's north side

    National freight company plans truck terminal on Westfield's north side

    Old Dominion Freight Line, a billion-dollar company with 233 service stations across the country, is planning to open a truck terminal on Medeiros Way. The company has a few hurdles to jump, including some questions from the city engineer, and concerns about lighting and a retaining wall. Terry Hutchins, vice president of field services and real estate for Old Dominion, and Timothy A. Coon of Russo Surveyors and Engineers in Connecticut, spoke during a public hearing at the Westfield City Council meeting Thursday. The proposal needs council approval before receiving final approval from the Westfield Planning Board.

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    1. This will be a 24-hour operation with 26.1 truck trips per day.
    2. I'm concerned about the trucks, the fuel oil, salt and things that could make its way into the groundwater and the aquifer.
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