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Approved Frac Sand Permits

Approved Frac Sand Permits

Winona Countys board of commissioners approved a permit for the countys first frac sand mine Tuesday. The Associated Press reports the boards 3 to 2 vote was a rebuff to critics who argued commissioners should wait for an appeals court to rule on whether a more detailed environmental analysis is needed.

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  • Frac Sand Mine Gets Approval From Winona County Bring

    Winona Countys board of commissioners approved a permit for the countys first frac sand mine Tuesday. The Associated Press reports the boards 3 to 2 vote was a rebuff to critics who argued commissioners should wait for an appeals court to rule on whether a more detailed environmental analysis is needed.

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  • Dnr Staff Felt Pressure To Approve Wetland Fill For Frac

    The more than two-year struggle over the Meteor Timber wetland permit could be decided as soon as the end of April, when the state administrative law judge is expected to rule on whether the DNR was right to approve Meteor Timbers request for what has been reported to be the biggest wetland fill by any frac sand operation in the state.

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  • Frac Sand Kbia

    In Ste. Genevieve County, Mo., about 100 residents gathered for a town hall meeting in 2013 to discuss a new frac sand mine in their backyard. Officials from the county, state and mining company attended to answer questions residents might have. Neighbors peppered the panel with questions How will the mines sand dust be regulated

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  • Dnr Green Lights Monroe County Frac Operation Permit

    Wisconsins environmental protection agency has authorized a Georgia timber company to fill more than 16 acres of Monroe County wetlands in order to build a 65 million frac sand facility.

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  • Update Controversial Southwest Utah Frac Sand Mine

    Jul 11, 2019 A controversial frac sand mine proposed in Southwest Utah is poised to move forward after local officials gave the go-ahead this week on the sale of water and a conditional use permit. The Kane County Planning Commission voted Wednesday night to issue the permit to Southern Red Sands, LLC, which has plans to operate the mine just north of Kanab.

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  • Town Of Rock Gets First Look At Frac Sand Mining Plans

    Aug 10, 2018 If the permits are approved Coulee Frac Sand could start preparing the site as early as November with the mine beginning full operations in the spring of 2019. Dont let a story go untold. Connect with our team to share news or let us know what youd like to learn more about. Email email protectedonmarshfield.com

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  • Town Of Rock Planning Commission Approves Sand Mine

    Apr 05, 2019 The Town of Rock Planning Commission approved a recommendation for the proposed Coulee Frac Sand mine to be located at the corner of MacArthur Dr. and County Road V North of Lindsey. In a two-and-a-half hour meeting April 4 that saw many citizen questions, the Planning Commission on a 3-1 vote approved the recommended conditional use permit with suggestions for

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  • Wisconsin Court Clears Controversial Frac Sand Mining Permit

    May 19, 2014 The Wisconsin Court of Appeals has upheld a decision by Buffalo County officials to grant a permit that would allow more than 100 truckloads a day of fracking sand to be trucked on local roads. The three-judge panel rejected a local residents challenge to the Buffalo County Board of Adjustments approval of a conditional use permit for the frac sand mining operation.

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  • Frac Sand Mining Minnesota Public Radio News

    Frac Sand Mining May 2013. Frac sand mining has become a divisive topic in the past few years. Advocates say the industry will bring jobs and economic development to the region. But critics, including environmentalists and public health experts, are concerned about how it

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  • Horizontal Drilling

    To request a copy of a permit application, please use the following email address DEP.OOGwv.gov or send a letter to Permit Review, Office of Oil and Gas, 601 57th St., SE, Charleston, WV, 25304. The telephone number is 304-926-0450.Written comments on permit applications can be mailed to

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  • Legal Considerations For Wisconsin Frac Sand Mining

    Each frac sand project in Wisconsin will need a variety of federal, state and local approvals or permits before, during and following mining operations. These permits will include zoning approvals as well as mining, reclamation, water and air permits. A frac sand project a non-metallic mining project will need to obtain both zoning approval and

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  • Frac Sand Mine Approved In Winona County With At Least

    Opponents fear frac sand mining will expand with Winona County green light. ... The County Board approved the proposal on a 3-2 vote, but the mines operating permit will contain at least 40 ...

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