MINUTES OF MEETING OF THE MISSISSIPPI ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY PERMIT BOARD HELD IN JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI, ON TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2007.
The Mississippi Environmental Quality Permit Board held a meeting in the Commission Hearing Room of the Department of Environmental Quality, located in the Southport Center Building, 2380 Highway 80 West, on June 12, 2007. Chairman, Jan Boyd called the meeting to order at 9:00 a.m. with the following members and designated representatives present:
Jan Boyd, Chairman Tim Darnell, Vice Chairman Jim Lipe for Lester Spell Dennis Riecke for Sam Polles John Marble for Michael Bograd Kent Ford for Lisa Ivshin Sam Mabry
Roy Furrh was present as legal counsel. Mr. James Tuttle was absent. The Permit Board approved the minutes for May 8, 2007.
THE PERMIT BOARD CONSIDERED THE FOLLOWING OFFICE OF GEOLOGY MATTERS:
Surface Mining Bond Releases
On motion by Mr. Mabry and seconded by Mr. Ford, the Permit Board approved the following bond releases: (Mr. Marble abstained)
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[Initial 70%, remaining
[Initial 80%, remaining
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[Initial 50%, remaining
[Initial 10%, remaining
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Ellis Construction Co., Inc. Ellis Construction Co., Inc. Tanner Construction Co., Inc. Tanner Construction Co., Inc. Paul H. Winstead Oddee Smith & Sons, Inc. Oddee Smith & Sons, Inc. Oddee Smith & Sons, Inc. Oddee Smith Constr., Inc. Oddee Smith & Sons, Inc. Blain Sand and Gravel, Inc. Union Construction Co., Inc. Jackson Ready-Mix Concrete Jackson Ready-Mix Concrete
Lowndes Lowndes Greene Greene Holmes Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Lincoln Covington Union Copiah Copiah
Surface Mining Permits to Transfer
On motion by Mr. Ford and seconded by Mr. Lipe, the Permit Board voted to approve the following transfers: (Mr. Marble abstained)
From: Larry W. Frierson To: KBR Enterprises From: Larry W. Frierson To: KBR Enterprises From: Bush Construction Company, Inc., To: W. C. Pitts, LLC. From: Elvin Tompkins To: Burnell Tompkins From: Elvin Tompkins To: Burnell Tompkins
Surface Mining Permit to Rescind
On motion by Mr. Ford and seconded by Mr. Mabry, the Permit Board unanimously voted to rescind the following: (Mr. Marble abstained)
King Sand and Gravel, Inc.
Surface Mining Permit Amendment
On motion by Mr. Ford and seconded by Mr. Mabry, the Permit Board accepted staff’s recommendation to remove the following item from the agenda: (Mr. Marble abstained)
Twin L Construction, Inc.