Legal Notice


Notice is hereby sgiven that RESILIENT MINING LLC 1330 SOUTH MAYO TRAIL (BOX 12), 3RD FLOOR SUITE 302, PIKEVILLE, KY 41501 has submitted an application to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Division of Mining and Reclamation (DMR) located at 1159 Nick Rahall Greenway, Fayetteville, WV 25840 for an Article 3 permit for the surface disturbance of approximately 243.78 acres in order to add approximately 83.30 acres of mineral removal area and revise 13.46 acres of currently bonded area to mineral removal area by means of an amendment for a total permit acreage of 243.78 acres for contour and highwall mining & update post mining land use from Fish and Wildlife Habitat to Forestland (Surface/Tipple/Preparation Plant/Haulroad/Shop Area /Face up Deep Mine) in the Williamson seam and all associated splits of the Williamson Seam of coal. The proposed operation is discharging into UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF OPEN FORK AND OPEN FORK; UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF TAYLOR BRANCH AND TAYLOR BRANCH; UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF CARTER BRANCH AND CARTER BRANCH OF LOOP CREEK; AND UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF WINGROVE BRANCH AND WINGROVE BRANCH AND UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF TINCHER HOLLOW AND TINCHER HOLLOW; AND UNNAMED TRIBUTARIES OF DEMPSEY BRANCH AND DEMPSEY BRANCH A TRIBUTARY OF LAUREL CREEK A TRIBUTARY OF LOWER NEW RIVER ALL TRIBUTARIES OF Kanawha River and is located 3.2 miles, East of Kincaid in Valley, New Haven, Plateau District of Fayette County, Longitude 81o 11″ 50′ Latitude 38o 2″ 2′.

Surface of the area associated herewith and the mineral associated herewith is owned by:

Surface of the area associated within 100 feet of the permit area herewith and the mineral associated herewith is owned by:

Written comments and/or requests for an informal conference of the surface mining application shall identify the applicant and application number and will be received by the Permit Supervisor at the DEP address above until 4/8/2023, or thirty days from date of final publication. A copy of the application will be available for review until 4/8/2023, or thirty (30) days from date of final 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 Permit Number S303807