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Texas Brine works on sinkhole settlements with Jindal

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BAYOU CORNE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - The company which owned a salt mine that has opened up in Assumption Parish is offering relief to the residents there.

Governor Bobby Jindal and Texas Brine, who owned the salt mine, met yesterday to settle the issues regarding the sinkhole and the 350 people displaced because of it.

Texas Brine will offer settlements and buyouts to property owners displaced by the sinkhole.

Also Jindal announced the development of the Blue Ribbon Commission whose job will be to ensure the long term safety of the residents of Bayou Corne.

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