Details for STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION OF MINING AND RECLAMATION PUBLIC NOTICE OF BLASTING OPERATIONS LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT
STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION OF MINING AND RECLAMATION PUBLIC NOTICE OF BLASTING OPERATIONS LEGAL ADVERTISEMENT Notice is hereby given that Coal Mac LLC, P.O. Box 1050, 22 Mine Road Harless Wood Industrial Park, Holden, WV 25625 (304) 792-8400 surface mine permit number S-5002-13 situated in the Island Creek District of Logan County, WV, approximately 4.5 miles east of Omar, WV will be conducting blasting activities in accordance with all State and Federal Laws as approved by the Department of Environmental Protection. Blasting activities will be conducted between sunrise to sunset, Monday through Saturday during March 29, 2019 through March 29, 2020. No blasting will be conducted on Sundays. Ten minutes prior to and immediately after each blast, all access to the specific area will be safeguarded from unauthorized entry. The warning signal prior to each blast shall be from a siren audible to at least one mile from the blast. The warning will be given three (3) minutes prior to detonation and will consist of 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 to twenty (20) seconds duration from a siren. Blasting shall be conducted in such a way so as to prevent adverse impacts to the public or the environment. Blasting activities will not be conducted at times other than those announced in the blasting schedule except in the event of an emergency situation where rain, lightening, or other atmospheric conditions, or operator or public safety requires unscheduled detonations. LH-68933 3/27/19
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