Details for STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION OF MINING AND RECLAMATION PUBLIC NOTICE OF BLASTING OPERATIONS

STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION OF MINING AND RECLAMATION PUBLIC NOTICE OF BLASTING OPERATIONS Notice is hereby given that Lexington Coal Company, LLC., P.O. Box 299, Sidney, KY 41564, (606) 353-5100 intends to conduct blasting activities on Surface Mine Permit/Application Number S-5017-98 located 2.3 miles Southeast of Omar in Island Creek District of Logan County, WV. All blasting shall be conducted in accordance with the following schedule of dates and times, unless emergency conditions dictate unscheduled detonation. Blasting will be conducted between sunrise and sunset starting April 13, 2019 through April 13, 2020 . Public access to the area prior to blasting will be controlled by company personnel. The pre-blast audible warning shall be from a siren and given three (3) minutes prior to the blast. A warning signal audible to a range of one-half (1/2) mile from blast site will be given three (3) short signals of five (5) seconds duration with five (5) seconds between each signal. The "All Clear" signal shall consist of one (1) long warning signal of twenty (20) seconds duration from a siren. NO BLASTING SHALL BE CONDUCTED ON SUNDAYS. LH-68974 3/29/19

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