CSSGA Land Use & Environmental Committee Members at the March 2014 meeting
Division of Reclamation Mining, & Safety Update: Minerals Program Supervisor, Tony Waldron, announced Loretta Pineda’s upcoming retirement.
Mined Land Reclamation Board Update: Tom Brubaker, Tony Waldron, and other members of the DRMS and MLRB plan to tour aggregate mines and quarries later this year. Todd Ohlheiser will attend the next MLRB meeting, he plans to discuss a date at that time.
Elam Construction’s Gayle Lyman discussed permitting issues he’s been having with a site on the Western Slope.
The Committee briefly discussed the EPA’s proposed changes to the Clean Water Act. (See this document for more details on the proposed changes.)
Roundtable discussion on COG-500000 and COR-340000 permit renewal process
CSSGA officially submitted comments to CDPHE’s Al Stafford on March 14
The Association is working to set-up a meeting between the Western Slope producers and CDPHE
CSSGA will continue to keep members up-to-date on the latest deadlines/meetings/revisions
CSSGA will be participating in stakeholder meetings this summer regarding the proposed restructuring of CDPHE’s water quality fees.