STATE OF FLORIDA
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
NOTICE OF APPLICATION
The Department announces receipt of an environmental resource permit application (File No. MMR_231362-007) from Florida Rock Industries, Inc., to request a major modification to increase the maximum mining depth from 30 feet North Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) to a depth of 5 ft NGVD feet within Mining Area 2 (Jones Pit), as well as other minor modifications. The proposed project does not include any proposed wetland impacts. The site is located at 14556 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Brooksville FL, 34601, Section(s): 15-22; 27-29 Township: 21 South Range: 19 East. The Project is within the Upper Coastal Drainage and Withlacoochee River Basins, Class III Waters, Hernando County.
The application is being processed and is available at: https://depedms.dep.state.fl.us:443/Oculus/servlet/shell?command=getEntity&[guid=26.105693.1]&[profile=Permitting_Authorization] or by contacting the Department at [email protected], (850)245-8522. Any comments or objections should be filed in writing with the Department at this address. Comments or objections should be submitted as soon as possible to ensure that there is adequate time for them to be considered in the Department decision on the application.
Published: September 16, 2022