APPLICATION TO AMMEND 49.72 ACRES Red River Coal Company, Inc.,

May 13, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE

APPLICATION TO AMMEND 49.72 ACRES
TO PERMIT 1601576

UNDER CHAPTER 19
TITLE 45.1

CODE OF VIRGINIA

APPLICATION NUMBER: 1011092

PUBLICATION NUMBER 21JKC0504

Red River Coal Company, Inc., P.O. Box 668, Norton, Virginia 24273 is applying to the Virginia Division of Mined Land Reclamation to amend 49.72 acres to Permit Number 1601576; at the following location:

In Wise County on Norton USGS Quadrangle map, 0.3 miles from the Blackwood, Josephine and Laurel Grove communities off of State Highway Route 23/58.

The permit area is located on the Norton, VA-KY USGS quadrangle map.

The Revision map showing the proposed permit area shown shaded in yellow and is attached in Section 21.2 of the application.

The proposed amended area will be controlled by existing approved sediment structures and will discharged through existing NPDES points into Black Creek. These discharges are shown on the Surface Water Hydrology Map located in Section 21.2 of this 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 June 4, 2021 submit written comments or objections concerning this bond reduction, 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), 3405 Mountain Empire Road, 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

RED RIVER COAL

COMPANY, INC.

Applicant

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