Public Notice


Notice is hereby given that APPALACHIAN AGGREGATES, LLC 171 ST CLAIRS CROSSING, BLUEFIELD, VA 24605 has submitted an application for the reissuance of Article¬†11/WVNPDES Permit No. WV1023705 to the Department of Environmental Protection, 47 School Street, Suite 301, Philippi, WV 26416-1150 in order to maintain, monitor, and operate a haul road and limestone quarry in the Greenbrier Limestone seam/mineral bed. The operation will discharge Treated storm water into Mike Run of Shavers Fork and an unnamed tributary of Shavers Fork of Cheat River and is located 2 (miles), east of Bowden, in Beverly District of Randolph County, Longitude 79o 44′ 10″ and Latitude 38o 55′ 08″ (Coordinates from USGS Topographic Map).

The Department of Environmental Protection is seeking information on private surface intakes for human consumption located in the above listed receiving streams and located down stream of this operation. Please provide your name, phone number, mailing address, the name of the stream being with the intake, and the physical location of the intake. This information needs to be submitted to the address above.

An anti-degradation review has been conducted. Tier 1 protection is afforded because the effluent limitations ensure compliance with water quality criteria for all designated uses. Where applicable, a full Tier 2 anti-degradation review has been conducted.

Comments on the Article 11 WV/NPDES application or requests for a public hearing regarding the Article 11/NPDES application shall be in writing and if a public hearing is requested shall state the nature of the issues proposed to be raised in the hearing. Such written comments or requests should be sent to the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) at the address above, and must also reference the Article 11/NPDES permit number shown above. Comments received by April 13, 2023, or thirty (30) days from date of publication, will be considered. A copy of the Article 11/WVNPDES application, draft permit, rationale page, and fact sheet (if required) will be available for inspection and obtaining copies during normal business hours at the DEP Regional Office located at the address above.

DEP Telephone No. 304-457-3219 Article 11/NPDES Permit No. WV1023705
WV1023705 & Q-2001-93
Location map prepared from:
West Virginia General Highway Map
Beverly District
Randolph County, West Virginia
Scale 1″ = 1 MILE