APPLICATION FOR RENEWAL OF NPDES PERMIT Publication Number 21CEV22

May 28, 2021

PUBLIC NOTICE

APPLICATION FOR

RENEWAL OF

NPDES PERMIT

UNDER CHAPTER 19
TITLE 45.1 OF THE

CODE OF VIRGINIA

Application Number

1011025

Permit 1202328

Publication Number

21CEV22

Inmet Mining, LLC of 144 East Market Place Boulevard, Knoxville, TN 37922 is applying to the Virginia Division of Mined Land Reclamation for an NPDES renewal of Permit 1202328, the site identified as Mine #9, to conduct mining and reclamation operations at the following location: At coordinates North 3,530625, East 10,216,073.00 .5 miles NW of Derby on Preacher Creek near Routes 78 and 686. The site is located on the Appalachia quadrangle. The permit has 1 NPDES outfall which would discharge into Preacher Creek. The outfall controls surface runoff from the operational area consisting of 59.93 acres. The Monitoring Points Map showing the permit area is attached in Section 21.2 of the application. Any person with a valid legal interest which might be adversely affected by this proposal, or an officer or head of any federal, state or local government agency or authority, may within 30 days of May 28, 2021 submit written comments or objections concerning this application and may also request, in writing, that the Division of Mined Land Reclamation hold an Informal Conference concerning this application. A copy of the application materials is available electronically for public inspection at

https://dmme.virginia.gov/

DmlrPermits

All correspondence concerning this application should be submitted to the Division of Mined Land Reclamation (Attention: Permit Section), 3405 Mountain Empire Road, Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219. Telephone (276) 523-8160. Written comments and a request for informal conference may be e-mailed to the Division at

DmlrPublicNotice@

dmme.virginia.gov

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