Details for PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation
Pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Rules and Regulations, and the Clean Streams Law, notice hereby is given that E. P. Bender Coal Co., Inc., P.O. Box 594, Carrolltown, PA 15722, has made application to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for renewing its existing surface coal mine permit for reclamation only along with the related NPDES permit. The current permit, SMP# 11040101, was issued on May 27, 2005 and will expire on May 27, 2020. This renewal does not contain revisions to the existing operation. The receiving stream for the permit area is Powell Run. The operation is located in Reade Township, Cambria County and is known as the 81 Job - Fulkerson III mine. The permit is located south of Hollentown and SR 0253 and north of Powell Run on the properties of Fulkerson Trust & First Church of Christ Scientist, PA Game Commission (SGL No. 108), and E. P. Bender Coal Co., Inc. The Blandburg, PA, U.S. Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map contains the area described. A copy of this application is available for public review at the Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the Bureau Of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119 within thirty (30) days of the final publication of this notice and must include the person’s name, address, telephone number, and a brief statement as to the nature of the objection(s).