County Road 510 is part of the Eagle Mine transportation route.
The Marquette County Road Commission will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 6:00 at the Marquette County Road Commission Office. The purpose of this meeting is to review staff responses to the Public Comment offered in regards to the proposed County Road 510 and AAA project. Minutes of the above meeting will be filed and available for public use at the Marquette County Road Commission Office during normal operating hours.
Marquette County Road Commission office location is:
1610 N. Second St.
Ishpeming, MI 49849
For more information go to the MCRC website here.
October 9, 2013
Eagle Mine has announced their community forums for Marquette and Baraga Counties. All meetings are open to the public.
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Tuesday, September 17, 7:00pm – 8:00pm at Powell Township School – 101 Deutsch Ave, Big Bay
Thursday, September 19, 7:00pm – 8:00pm at Michigamme Township Hall – 202 W. Main, Michigamme
Tuesday, September 24, 7:00pm – 8:00pm at Baraga Lakeside Inn – 900 US41, Baraga
Thursday, September 26, 7:00pm – 8:00pm at Lakeview Arena – 401 E. Fair Ave, Marquette
The Superior Watershed Partnership invites the public for an update regarding the CEMP’s on-going, independent assessment of the Eagle Mine. Monitoring includes verification of Eagle’s permit requirements for groundwater, surface water, wildlife, plant life as well as additional monitoring of other potential impacts including air quality.
Members of the public, community organizations, tribes and others are encouraged to attend to learn more about the program, ask questions and provide input.
CEMP Community Meetings are hosted by SWP and independent of the forums held by Eagle Mine.
The public can also comment by filling out a feedback form here.
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is holding a public comment period from February 8, 2013, until March 12, 2013, and a public hearing also on March 12, 2013, for Rio Tinto Eagle Mine LLC’s proposed modifications to the Eagle Project, a nickel and copper mining facility.