U. S. OFFICE OF SURFACE MINING RECLAMATION AND ENFORCEMENT (OSMRE) soliciting comments, recommendations or suggestions

February 24, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE

U. S. OFFICE

OF SURFACE MINING

RECLAMATION AND

ENFORCEMENT (OSMRE)

BIG STONE GAP, VIRGINIA

OSMRE is soliciting comments, recommendations or suggestions for topics from citizens, environmental groups, and industry to include in our 2021/2022 Virginia (VA) Performance Agreement. Performance Agreements between OSMRE and the State and Tribal programs establish how oversight is conducted during each evaluation year. The topics should relate to the implementation of the approved VA Regulatory and VA Abandoned Mine Land Programs. For us to consider your comments and suggestions, we must receive them by March 31, 2020.

Please send your comments by emailing or writing to the following contact:
Tonya Mullins

Office of Surface

Mining Reclamation

and Enforcement

1947 Neeley Road, Suite 220

Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219

tmullins@osmre.gov

(276) 523-4303

If you are interested in discussing specific ideas and concerns, please contact OSMRE at the same address above. Thank you for your participation in this important process.