Details for PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that Cookport Coal Co.



Notice is hereby given that Cookport Coal Co., Inc. has requested bond release for Surface Mining Permit # 33050103 pursuant to the Surface Mining and Reclamation Act. The permit was issued on March 9, 2006 and contains 65.7 acres in Perry Township, Jefferson County. It is located on the properties of Benjamin Z. Means, Charles R. Jr. & Diane Sheesley and Carl B. Cook approximately 1.4 miles north of the town of Hamilton, PA, east of Hamilton-Markton Road, 0.5 miles south of Mohney Road and 0.5 miles west of Fan House Road.

Cookport Coal Co., Inc. is requesting a Stage III bond release on 33.3 acres. The release areas have been backfilled and revegetated in accordance with the approved permit as of June of 2014. The total release being requested is $13,400. The total bond held is $13,400.

Written comments, objections or requests for a public hearing or informal conference may be submitted to the Department of Environmental Protection, District Mining Operations, White Memorial Building, P.O. Box 669, Knox, PA 16232 within thirty days following the final publication of this notice and must include the persons’ name, address, telephone number and a brief description as to the nature of the objection(s).

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W.D. Mohney & Associates

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