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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Elko District Office
 
Release Date: 07/03/12
Contacts: Lesli Ellis , 775-753-0386 , lellis@blm.gov
News Release No. ELDO 2012-054

Date Change on Open House for Proposed Hollister Underground Mine Draft EIS


ELKO, Nev.—The originally scheduled meeting on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Rodeo Creek Gold’s (RCG) proposed Hollister Underground Mine Project in Owyhee, Nev. has changed to July 11.

The meeting will take place at The Human Development Center in Owyhee, Nev. on July 11 at 2 p.m. (Mountain Time). The Center is located 1284 OPD Road.

The DEIS is available for a 45-day public comment period. Comments on the Draft EIS are due to the BLM Tuscarora Field Office by close of business July 16, 2012

Copies of the Draft EIS are available at the BLM Elko District Office and also online at the BLM Elko District Web site address: www.blm.gov/rv5c.

Comments should be mailed to: Bureau of Land Management, Hollister Underground Mine Project, Attn: Janice Stadelman, 3900 Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801-4611; e-mailed to: BLM_NV_ELDOHollisterEISTeam@blm.gov; or faxed to (775) 753-0255. Questions concerning this project should be addressed to Janice Stadelman at the above address or by phone at (775) 753-0346.

Before including your address, phone number, e-mail address, or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.



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Last updated: 07-03-2012