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State OKs permits for Pogo gold mine

...companies began seeking the necessary permits to move the project forward in August 2000, he said. Corps spokeswoman Pat Richardson said her agency is nearing completion on a wetlands fill permit but would not estimate when it would be completed...
USFS gives Kensington green light

...tailings in Lower Slate Lake. Permits could be issued between February and May, said Corps of Engineers spokeswoman Pat Richardson, based in Anchorage. The Corps of Engineers is looking at the concerns raised by the EPA and is requiring more information...
Road cost unclear despite state's latest figures

...that timeline. A permit from the Corps still needs to be worked out before the road can go out for contract bids. Pat Richardson, spokesperson for the Corps' Alaska district, said the Corps has probably given the state a time estimate, but...
Fairbanks businesses question Army Corps contracting process

...companies for a MATOC depending on the size and number of projects being bid on, said Alaska Army Corps spokeswoman Pat Richardson. "If you get too many, it's no different than a normal contracting mechanism," Richardson said. Companies...
State politicians upbraid EPA over mine delay

...action doesn't mean it is ignoring EPA's request for an entirely different tailings plan, said spokeswoman Pat Richardson. The agency will respond to that, plus all the comments it receives through Aug. 3. "With this comment period...
EPA: Tanana River rail bridge environmental risk

...mitigate" potential problems, Brooks said, adding the railroad is "doing our best to address" the concerns. Pat Richardson, a spokeswoman for the corps in Alaska, said the state Departments of Natural Resources and Fish and Game also submitted...
C of E to review Conoco proposal

...district workers are going through the points raised in the appeal and reviewing their files. "We will also likely need to engage in additional coordination with Conoco Phillips Alaska and the agencies," said spokeswoman Pat Richardson.
Supreme Court declines wetlands permafrost case owners who will be precluded from getting a day in court. Corps officials praised the decision. Spokeswoman Pat Richardson says the agency position is that jurisdictional determinations are not subject to judicial review.
EPA: Reevaluate Kensington mine alternative

...facts as we see them to the Corps' attention with this letter, and that's really all we are doing." Spokeswoman Pat Richardson for the Alaska District of the Corps of Engineers said the agency received the EPA letter and plans to respond, but...
Parnell pushes for road extension

...favor of the mine, and now permits for Goldbelt's projects have been reinstated or extended, Corps spokeswoman Pat Richardson said. Goldbelt holds the contract to transport workers for Coeur by boat to the mine site. They currently take 25...


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