Notice of Application for Small Mining Permit - Hamaker Excavation Inc.

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice: Small Mining Permit Application - Hamaker Excavation Inc.

Hamaker Excavation Inc. of Laramie, WY has applied for a small mining permit from the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality for the State of Wyoming.  The mining permit area for the mining of sand and gravel will be located in Sections 35 and 36, Township 17 North, Range 73 West, Albany County WY.   It is approximately six (6) miles northeast of Laramie, Wyoming.  The proposed operation is scheduled to begin in August 2020 and is estimated to continue until 2120.

Information regarding this application may be reviewed in the Office of the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality in Cheyenne or the Albany County Clerk's Office Laramie, Wyoming.  Written objections to the proposed mining operation must be received by the Administrator of the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality, 200 W. 17th Street, Suite 10, Cheyenne, WY  82002, before the close of business August 17, 2020.  If an objection specifically requests a public hearing before the Environmental Quality Council, a public hearing shall be held within twenty (20) days after the final date for filing objections unless a different period is stipulated to by the parties.  The Environmental Quality Council or Director shall publish notice of the time, date and location of the hearing or conference in a newspaper of general circulation in the locality of the proposed operation once a week for two (2) consecutive weeks immediately prior to the hearing or conference.  The hearing shall be conducted as a contested case in accordance with the Wyoming Administrative Procedure Act (W.S. §16-3-101 through §16-3-115), and the right of judicial review shall be afforded as provided in that Act.  All parties as given in W.S. §35-11-406(j) will be mailed a copy of this notice. The Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission will be mailed a copy of the application mine plan map as required in W.S. §35-11-406(j).