NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE
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Advertiser: NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE
NOTICE OF INTENTION TO MINE Pursuant to Application Number 867-0517, Renewal In accordance with KRS 350.055, notice is hereby given that MJK Mining. Inc, P. O. Box 3668, Pikev-ille, Kentucky 41502, has applied for renewal of a permit for a surface coal mining and reclamation operation affecting 123.81 acres located 1.14 miles north of Van in Letcher County. The operation is approximately 0.37 miles north of the junction of KY 15/160 and Trace Fork Road along Trace Fork of Smoot Creek of the North Fork of the Kentucky River. The operation is located on the Blackey U.S.G.S. 7 Â½ minute quadrangle map. The surface area is owned by William ÂBillÂ Detherage, Calvin R. Tackett, Michelle Banks, Rodney Donnelly, Martha Smith, Timothy Baker, MJK Mining Inc., Michael and Jackie Joseph, and Oscar Donnelly. The mineral area is owned by KYCOGA Company, LLC, and Kentucky River Properties, LLC. The operation will use the contour and auger methods of surface mining. The application has been fi led for public inspection at the Department for Surface Mining Reclamation and EnforcementÂs Pikeville Regional Offi ce, 121 Mays Branch Road, Pikeville, KY 41501. Written comments, objections, or requests for a permit conference must be fi led with the Director, Divi-sion of Permits, 300 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601.