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State agencies to meet February 14 on proposed gold mine in Malheur County - 02/04/20

Portland, OR– State agencies will meet by teleconference February 14 on a proposed chemical process gold mine in Malheur County.

The Technical Review Team (TRT) will meet by teleconference on Friday February 14 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. PST.

The public notices and meeting agendas are available at: https://www.oregongeology.org/mlrr/chemicalprocess_Calico-GrassyMtn.htm.

The public and media may listen to the meetings in person at the Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) Albany office, 229 Broadalbin Street SW, Albany, OR 97321 or by phone. For call-in instructions, see the meeting agendas. For further information, contact the DOGAMI Albany office at (541) 967-2083 or email: r.info@oregon.gov">mlrr.info@oregon.gov.

The TRT is an interdisciplinary team of state agencies that reviews information related to a proposed mine during all phases of the application process, and ultimately develops consolidated permit conditions that conform to Oregon regulations.

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State agencies to meet and hold public hearing February 12 on proposed gold mine in Malheur County - 01/30/20

Portland, OR– The Project Coordinating Committee for a proposed gold mine in Malheur County will meet in person and by phone from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. MT (noon to 3:30 p.m. PT) on Wednesday, February 12.

This meeting will include a public hearing from 3:15 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. where public comment on the completeness of the application will be accepted. Public comment on the completeness of the application may also be submitted through February 12, 5 p.m. PT in writing to assyMtn-info@oregon.gov">GrassyMtn-info@oregon.gov.

The meeting agenda, comment form, and additional project information are available at: https://www.oregongeology.org/mlrr/chemicalprocess_Calico-GrassyMtn.htm

The public and media may listen to the meeting in person at the Four Rivers Cultural Center, 676 SW 5th Ave, Ontario, Oregon, or listen by phone. For call-in instructions, see the agenda.

The Project Coordinating Committee is an interdisciplinary team of agencies sharing information and coordinating county, state, and federal permitting requirements, to facilitate exchange of ideas, optimize communication, and avoid contradictions or duplications.

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