Notice of Small Mine Permit Amendment Application - Sunroc Corporation SP0586

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Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality

Public Notice: Small Mine Permit Amendment Application - Sunroc Corporation SP0586

The Sunroc Corporation of  Orem, Utah has applied for a small mining permit amendment from the Land Quality Division of the Department of Environmental Quality for the State of Wyoming.  The mining permit amendment area for the mining of sand & gravel will be located in: SECTION 31 T.20N., R 108W., 6TH P.M. and SECTION 1 T.19N., R109W., 6TH P.M. Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The amendment area is approximately south of the Pioneer Trails Picnic Grounds, near the Green River off of highway 372. The proposed operation is scheduled to begin August 2022 and is estimated to continue until April 2036. 

            Information regarding this application may be reviewed in the Office of the Land Quality Division of the  Department of Environmental Quality in Cheyenne and Lander or the Sweetwater County Clerk's Office Green River, Wyoming.  Written objections to the proposed mining operation must be received by the Administrator of the Land Quality Division, Department of Environmental Quality, 200 W. 17th Street, Suite 10, Cheyenne, WY  82002 before the close of business August 1, 2022. Objections may also be submitted by the same deadline via the Land Quality Division’s electronic comment portal at http://lq.wyomingdeq.commentinput.com/. The Director shall issue a final written decision on the application within thirty days after the deadline to file objections. The applicant or objector may appeal the Director’s written decision to the Environmental Quality Council (EQC). If a hearing is held, the EQC shall issue findings of fact and a decision within sixty days after the final hearing. 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).