APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL - A&G Coal PUBLICATION NUMBER 20DXB08

May 06, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE

APPLICATION FOR

RENEWAL OF

COAL SURFACE MINE/NPDES PERMIT # 1302048/0082048

UNDER CHAPTER 19
TITLE 45.1

CODE OF VIRGINIA

PUBLICATION NUMBER
20DXB08

APPLICATION NUMBER
1010936

A&G Coal Corporation, of 302 S Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24011 is applying for Renewal to Permit Number 1302048/NPDES Permit Number 0082048, located approximately 1.5 miles S of Wise on Bear Creek. This permit consists of 405.31 acres and can be found on the Wise, Virginia USGS quadrangle at North 3528374.6300 and East 3528374.6300. Drainage and waste water resulting from the permitted operation will be discharged as follows: The receiving streams are Bear Creek and Guest River . There are five NPDES outfall locations associated with this permit. These outfall points discharge in the receiving streams. The Surface Water Hydrology map and the Renewal map showing the permit area may be found 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 May 28, 2021 submit written comments or objections concerning this Renewal, and may also request, in writing, that the Division of Mined Land Reclamation hold an Informal Conference concerning the application. A copy of the application materials is available electronically for public inspection at

https://dmme.virginia.gov/

DmlrPermits.

All correspondence concerning the application should be submitted to the Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy (Attention: Permit Section), 3405 Mountain Empire Road, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219, Telephone: (276)523-8160, Attn.: Permit Section. Written comments and a request for informal conference may be emailed to the Division at

dmlrpublicnotice@

dmme.virginia.gov

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