Thanks FisnNhunt for sharing your knowledge. I agree with you about the retaining wall failing for lack of back fill or butresses. The load on the wall would cause it to bow over time and rebar is not enough for this lateral force. Round is always better than square. A horrible tragedy; prayers for them and their loved ones.... hope they sue.
I'm confused in regards to WATER SUPPLY as the Newspaper said Knox-chapman water comes from the lower french broad river which is obviously downstream from the LPR.
I live in Seymour too and have public water.... will I be consuming turd from Gatlinburg?
Human hormones from birth control pills pollute rivers all across the country and are thought to have an effect on male fish reproductive parts.