Notice is hereby given of the filing of a Technical Revision 90 to the Colowyo Coal Mine, Mining Permit No. C-81-019, by the Colowyo Coal Company L.P., 5731 State Highway 13, Meeker, CO. 81641, with the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety, Colorado Department of Natural Resources, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203. This change provides a Small Area Exemption and a right of way demonstration within Phase III bond release applied areas.
All of the areas to be affected by this Technical Revision are owned by Colowyo Coal Company L.P., the State of Colorado and the Bureau of Land Management and are located approximately 28 miles south of Craig, Colorado, west of Colorado State Highway 13 and east of Moffat County Road 51.
The affected area can be located on U.S. Geological Survey 7.5-minute quadrangle map Nos. N4015-W10745/7.5 (Axial, Colorado) and N4007.5-W10745/7.5 (Ninemile Gap, Colorado) and is more particularly described as follows:
All or portions of Sections 2-5, 7-11, 14-22, and 28-30 of Township 3 North, Range 93 West and all or portions of Sections 13, 15, 16, 21-24, 26-28, and 32-34 of Township 4 North, Range 93 West of the 6th P.M., Moffat County and Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
A precise description of the Permit Boundary can be found in Volume 2A, Exhibit 1, Item 12 of the permit document and is included herein by reference.
A copy of the application for the Technical Revision is on file at the Moffat County Clerk and Recorder's Office in the Moffat County Courthouse located at 221 West Victory Way, Craig, Colorado, 81625. Questions concerning this TR should be directed to Matt Guptill, Manager of Technical Services, Colowyo Coal Co. L.P. at (970) 824-1579.
Any person having an interest concerning this Technical Revision has the right to provide written comments or objections concerning this Technical Revision to the Colorado Division Reclamation Mining and Safety at the address noted above. Comments to the Division must be made within 10 days after the publication of this notice.
Published in the Craig Daily Press
Publication Date: May 6, 2011