Month: March 2019

Garfield County to hold public review of RMR violations

SAVE THE DATE: April 22, 2019, 6:00PM, location TBD Mark your calendars for the public review meeting of RMR operations Apirl 22, 6:00 pm with location TBD. The Garfield County BOCC unanimously agreed that a public review of RMR’s county permit was necessary after hearing that the staff found what appeared to be significant permit…
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BOCC Meeting, Monday, March 25

The Glenwood Springs Citizens’ Alliance (GSCA) issued a complaint to Garfield County last November alleging several violations of Rocky Mountain Resources’ (RMR) county special use permit (SUP). This upcoming Monday, March 25th, Garfield County staff will present the findings of their investigation to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC).  The county’s staff report validates most…
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GWS City Council will pass ordinance opposing mine expansion

A Resolution opposing the expansion of Mine At tonight’s city council meeting, the City of Glenwood Springs will be issuing a resolution opposing the proposed expansion of RMR’s strip mine.  The meeting is scheduled for 6P at City Hall (101 West 8th Street, Glenwood Springs).  The City of Glenwood Springs is requesting:1.)  A full Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is…
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