2004 CPEO Military List Archive

From: "lsiegel@cpeo.org" <lsiegel@cpeo.org>
Date: 5 Oct 2004 22:40:32 -0000
Reply: cpeo-military
Subject: [CPEO-MEF] Camp Lejeune Noise
Resident fires back on range

Jacksonville Daily News (NC)
October 5, 2004

Johnny Campbell is no stranger to Onslow County Board of Commissioners

Campbell, who lives on High Hill Road near the Greater Sandy Run Training
Area used by Camp Lejeune, has spoken out several times about the
encroachment of the base on the areas surrounding his property and the
ear-splitting noise from nearby shooting ranges.

Monday night, at the board's regularly scheduled meeting, Campbell took the
podium again to describe how over the past two weeks, he has had to put up
with 16 hours of gunfire a day. It starts when he wakes up and sometimes
goes past midnight.

Something needs to be done, he said, and several commissioners took him up
on his plea.

"There's been unbearable noise there for the last 12 days," Campbell said.
"It doesn't do any good to call the base to complain, because they won't do

for the entire article, see

Lenny Siegel
Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight
c/o PSC, 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041
Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545
Fax: 650/961-8918

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