PUBLISHED IN THE CLAREMORE DAILY PROGRESS, CLAREMORE, OKLAHOMA, JUNE 25, 2014.
Notice is hereby given that the Oklahoma Conservation Commission has selected the Greer Phase 3 abandoned coal mine site in Rogers County for reclamation work. The site is located approximately 4 miles south of Claremore and 2 miles northeast of Verdigris in the S½ of Section 25, Township 21 North, Range 15 East, Sageeyah USGS Quadrangle. A detailed description of the proposed reclamation activity is available for inspection at the Oklahoma Conservation Commission office.
The Conservation Commission is needing the public's input on the following points:
1. The need for the proposed project.
2. How the project should be carried out.
3. What the post-reclamation use of the project should be.
4. Suggestions of other possible reclamation surface coal mine strip pits, underground coal mine open shafts or mine portals, and any other hazards associated with past coal mining that pose a threat to the health and safety of the general public.
Comments should be sent within 15 days of date of publication to:
Abandoned Mine Land Reclamation Program
Oklahoma Conservation Commission
2800 N. Lincoln Blvd., Suite 160
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105-4210