Green River Star -

By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

City moves gas line in police dept.


A natural gas line will add an additional $3,500 to the construction costs for the police department’s indoor shooting range.

The line is just beyond the shooting range, between the firing line and the bullet trap of the range. If the gas line were to be struck by a bullet, the effects could be lethal and explosive.

The city has two options to deal with the problem: build armor around the gas line or relocate the line outside of the building. Relocating the line is the cheaper of the two options.

“My preference is, we don’t hit a gas line,” Green River Police Chief Chris Steffen sai...

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