Eagle Mine will be hosting four community forums in early November throughout Marquette County. Community members will have the opportunity to rate Eagle Mine’s performance over the past year in the areas of safety, environmental protection, local hire, communication and engagement, and community development.
Meeting locations and times are as follows:
- Monday November 2nd, 5:30-7 PM: Township Hall, Michigamme
- Tuesday November 3rd, 5:30-7 PM: Eagle Mine Information Center, Marquette
- Monday November 9th, 5-6:30 PM: Township Hall, Humboldt
- Wednesday November 11th, 5:30-7 PM: Thunder Bay Inn, Big Bay
The DEQ has called a public hearing for the draft National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) for Eagle Mine’s Humboldt Mill facility. The DEQ press release is here.
The hearing will take place on January 13, 2015, 6pm at Ishpeming’s Westwood High School.
Go here to view the documents related to the hearing. Use permit #MI0058649 in the search.
Upcoming meetings on December 2 at Lakeview Arena in Marquette. And December 4 at Humboldt Township Hall in Humboldt. See below map for directions.
Please mark your calendars for the upcoming CEMP Public Meetings to be held on December 2 and 4th, 2014.
December 2, 7pm.
Lakeview Arena Citizen’s Forum room
December 4, 7pm
Humboldt Township Hall
This is the opportunity for members of the public to hear an update from the CEMP and to give feedback and/or ask questions.
The Marquette County Road Commission will hold a public information meeting on Thursday March 20, 2014 at 7pm at Powell Township Hall in Big Bay.
The purpose of the information meeting is to discuss engineering plans for upgrading to CR 510 and CR AAA. The engineering design plans will be approximately 70% complete and the meeting will focus on the following sections:
- CR 510 from CR 550 to Blind 35
- CR AAA from the Michigamme/Champion Township line easterly approximately 2.5 miles.
Plans are available for viewing here.