“CAPE ELIZABETH — It’s not often one sees the head of a gun club cry.
But on Tuesday, July 27, as Tammy Walter, president of the Spurwink Rod & Gun Club in Cape Elizabeth discussed
recent events with her public information officer, Mark Mayone, her eyes began to well up.
“I’m sorry,” she said, as she daubed away a tear. “I can’t help it. It’s just not fair.”
On Friday, the town ordered a shutdown of the club’s firing range, located in a ravine off Sawyer Road, following
receipt of an independent safety report that declared the open-air facility to be “minimally maintained.”
With less than $1,000 raised toward a planned $90,000 site upgrade to ensure shot containment, and a Sept. 14
licensing decision due from the town council, Walter says the fate of the 61-year-old club hangs in the balance. …..”
(Mainely Media LLC)
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