Notice is hereby given that APPALACHIAN AGGREGATES, LLC, 171 ST CLAIRS CROSSING, BLUEFIELD, VA 24605 has submitted an application for Permit Number Q302286 to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) 1159 Nick Rahall Greenway, Fayetteville, WV, 25840, in order to request a change in the post mining land use for the 29.55-acre portion of the permitted area located south of North Sandbranch Road, shown on the attached map. This area consists of Increment No. 1 (10.90 acres of bonded property) and Increment No. 2 (18.65 acres of non-bonded property). The current post mining land use designation for this area will change from the currently approved wildlife habitat to light industrial.
The operation is discharging into North and South Sandbranch creeks of Paint Creek of the Upper Kanawha River and is located near PROSPERITY in TOWN District of Raleigh County, Longitude 81deg. 15′ 00″ and Latitude 37deg. 51′ 28″ (Coordinates from USGS Topographic Map).
Surface of the area within 500 feet of the permit area is owned by:
Bradley Public Service District PO Box 290, Bradley, WV 25818
Central Supply Company of West Virginia 4923 Benedum Drive, Bridgeport, WV 25818
Michael A. and Kitty S. Gunnoe 1400 S Sandbranch Road, Mt Hope, WV 25880
Maryanne Norine Perry PO Box 648, Beckley, WV 25802
David M. and Kitty S. Morton 135 Spring Hill Lane, Mount Hope, WV 25880
Troy Douglas Ballard 1601 S Sandbranch Road, Mount Hope, WV 25880
Boxley Aggregates of West Virginia LLC PO Box 55038, Lexington, KY 40555
WVDOH District 10 270 Hardwood Lane, Princeton, WV 24740
Comments on the application shall be in writing and shall identify the applicant and application number and be sent to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) at the address above. Comments received by June 30, 2021, or thirty (30) days from the date of initial date of publication, will be considered.
A copy of the application will be available until June 6, 2021, or thirty (30) days from initial date of publication in the DEP Regional Office located at the address above and is available at:
The above link can be accessed from a computer at all West Virginia public libraries.
DEP Telephone Number: 304-574-4465