PUBLIC NOTICE APPLICATION FOR COAL SURFACE MINING/NPDES PERMIT– PUBLICATION NUMBER: 19JKC1029

November 22, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE

APPLICATION FOR

COAL SURFACE MINING/NPDES PERMIT

UNDER CHAPTER 19
TITLE 45.1 OF THE

CODE OF VIRGINIA PUBLICATION NUMBER: 19JKC1029 APPLICATION NUMBER: 1010744

True Energy Fuels LLC of P.O. Box 255, Foster, WV 25081 is applying to the Virginia Division of Mined Land Reclamation for an additional acreage revision to Permit 1102056 to conduct coal surface mining and reclamation operations at the following location:
The proposed site is located in Wise County approximately 3 miles southwest of Pound on Glady Fork. The proposed permit area covers approximately 67.13 acres at North 3,581,561 and East 10,281,625 on the Pound and Flat Gap 7.5' USGS Quadrangles. The additional acreage is on Glady Fork. Surface drainage will pass through new Ponds 6 and 7 and will be discharged into Glady Fork.
Access to the permit will be off State Route 679. Two new NPDES points 006 and 007 are being added. The Application Map and Surface Water hydrology map showing the proposed permit area and new outfalls are attached in Section 21.2 of the application.

Any person with a valid legal interest which might be adversely affected by this proposal, or an officer or head of any federal, state or local government agency or authority, may within 30 days of December 10, 2019 submit written comments or objections concerning this application and may also request, in writing, that the Division of Mined Land Reclamation hold an Informal Conference concerning this application. A copy of the application materials is available electronically for public inspection at

https://dmme.virginia.gov/

DmlrPermits

All correspondence concerning this application should be submitted to the Division of Mined Land Reclamation (Attention: Permit Section), P. O. Drawer 900, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219. Telephone (276) 523-8160. Written comments and a request for informal conference may be e-mailed to the Division at

DmlrPublicNotice@

dmme.virginia.gov