2014-02-20 / Community

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DEQ to host public hearing on Eagle Mine

MARQUETTE – The DEQ has scheduled a public hearing on the proposed groundwater discharge permit for the Eagle Mine in Marquette County. The hearing will be held at 6 p.m. March 25 at Westwood High School, 300 S. Westwood Dr., in Ishpeming.

The DEQ will begin by answering questions regarding the draft permit, followed by the public hearing.

The DEQ will accept additional public comment on the proposed permit through April 1. Comments should be submitted to: Department of Environmental Quality, Water Resources Division, Permits Section, P.O. Box 30458, Lansing, Michigan 48909-7958.

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