After NorthernStar shelved its Bradwood Landing project and declared bankruptcy, it left unpaid bills with more than just Clatsop County.
Bradwood Landing, a subsidiary of NorthernStar, owes money to local radio stations, an office supply store, and the Astoria rotary club, among others.
Bob Bridgens, who works for Bayview Transit Mix paving company in Seaside, said there's a lot more than unpaid bills that the local community will miss out on with Bradwood Landing out of the picture.
"Up to 500 families lost opportunities for jobs," he said. "We lost access to a clean, efficient energy source and nearly $8 million in annual tax revenue that would have helped local schools."
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