NOTICE OF PROPOSED DECISION
The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety proposes to Approve the Withdrawal of Technical Revision Application No. 3 (TR-3) for the Peabody Sage Creek Mine (Permit No. C-2009-087), submitted by Sage Creek Coal Company, LLC. The operator requested the withdrawal of the updated mine information presented in TR-3 on May 19, 2011.
The Peabody Sage Creek Mine is an underground coal mine located in Routt County, approximately 9 miles southeast of Hayden, Colorado. Coal interest is Federal, State and private, and the surface affected is Federal, State, and private land. The permit area encompasses approximately 10,164.00 acres.
This proposed decision is based on the finding that the request for the proposed operation has been formally requested to be withdrawn by the operator.
Copies of the proposed decision, including stipulations, are on file for public inspection at the Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety, Room 215, Centennial Building, 1313 Sherman Street, Denver, Colorado 80203. Persons with an interest that may be adversely affected by the proposed decision may request a formal hearing before the Mined Land Reclamation Board on the proposed decision. Such request must be made within ten (10) days of the initial publication of this notice, must be in writing, and must state with reasonable specificity the reasons for the request and the objections to the proposed decision.
Published in the Steamboat Pilot & Today
Publication Date: July 17, 2011