EPA Public Comment

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a draft Underground Injection Control Permit for the Florence Copper Project. This is the final permit required to advance the project to commercial operations.

The draft permit will be the subject of a 45-day public comment period that begins August 11 and concludes September 29, 2022, including a virtual public hearing hosted by the EPA on September 15, 2022. Town of Florence residents, other project stakeholders, and supporters of Florence Copper are encouraged to participate through the public comment opportunities provided below.

SPEAK AT THE VIRTUAL PUBLIC HEARING ON SEPT. 15TH AT 5 PM

Zoom link here

(Meeting ID: 833 3147 9484#; Passcode: 478516)

By phone: (301) 715-8592.

Pre-register to speak here.

WRITE TO THE EPA BEFORE SEPTEMBER 29TH

Submit comments online here.

By mail:

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region 9

Groundwater Protection Section, Mail Code WTR-4-2

75 Hawthorne Street San Francisco, CA 94105

Attention: Nancy Rumrill

CONTACT OUR TEAM TO LEARN MORE

If you have any questions about Florence Copper or how you can help, please contact us at (520) 374-3984 or email info@florencecopper.com.
We can provide additional information that will help you participate in this essential process.