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Walker County, Ga., will pay a $10,000 fine for not having the proper environmental permits when it built a 28-space recreational vehicle park at county-owned Mountain Cove Farms Resort for the Battle of Chickamauga reenactment held there Sept. 19-22.

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division issued a Sept. 30 order that included the $10,000 fine.

"They should be aware of the rules and regulations," said Bert Langley Jr., manager of the EPD's Cartersville, Ga.-based Mountain District Office.

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