Lafarge Operation in Colorado Stymied
Created: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:04
Published: Monday, 09 January 2012 12:04
Garfield County, Colo., commissioners approved plans for the continued operation of a Lafarge concrete batch plant along Highway 82 outside Carbondale, however, a new nearby gravel plant that would supply the plant is the subject of a lawsuit filed by neighbors, according to local media.
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Pennsylvania Quarry Seeks to Expand
Created: Monday, 05 December 2011 16:11
Published: Monday, 05 December 2011 16:11
A quarry owner's expansion plans in Kingston Township, Pa., has some neighbors worried about the environment and truck traffic, according to The Citizen’s Voice. Buck Mountain Quarry owner John Brdaric applied to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to expand operations from 41.7 acres to 86.5 acres and increase mining depth from 160 ft. to 260 ft. The mine averages 50,000 to 150,000 tpy of stone.
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