Comment period open for proposed 57 acre pit outside of Worland

A bulletin was issued last week announcing the public comment period for the proposed approval of a request by Big Horn Redi-Mix, Inc. to establish the Worland BLM Pit #2, a 57.65 acre pit, which will include sand and gravel crushing, screening, exposed acreage, stockpiling, haul activity, a hot mix asphalt plant and a concrete batch plant, located within the E1/2 of Section 9, T47N, R93W, approximately four (4) miles northwest of Worland, in Washakie County, Wyoming. The thirty (30) day public comment period will begin tomorrow, Nov. 12. Any comments or questions regarding this matter may be directed to: Sarah Brown NSR Permitting Engineer Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality - Air Quality Division