Details for PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Frantz Brothers Resources



Notice is hereby given that Frantz Brothers Resources, LLC, P.O. Box 145, Hillsdale, PA 15746 has requested a bond release and a land use change for Surface Mine Permit #17080117 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The permit is situated on the properties of Martin M., Marian C., Frank P. Jr., & Paula M. Belella and Jos-Win Farms, Inc., on both sides of T-315, Kantz Hill Road, beginning approximately 1,550’ east of the intersection of T-315 and T-335, Smith Road, and extending eastward for a distance of approximately 2,250’ in Burnside Township, Clearfield County. The permit was originally issued on December 15, 2009. Bond release of $ 105,404 is requested on 113.1 acres. Total bond held is $ 175,674. A Stage I bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour. It is proposed to change the post mining land use of a portion of the property from “Forestland” to “Unmanaged Natural Habitat”. This change is being done at the request of the landowners, Martin & Frank Belella, Jr. A copy of the land use change application is available for review at the Clearfield County Conservation District, 511 Spruce Street, Suite 6, Clearfield, PA 16830. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference concerning either the proposed bond release or the proposed land use change may be submitted to the Bureau of District Mining Operations, Moshannon District Office, 186 Enterprise Drive, Philipsburg, PA 16866 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.