Sufco Mine Seeks Special Use Permit

Published on April 24, 2013 at 03:13PM


Sufco Mine in Sevier County is looking to expand their mining operations within the next year. Sufco is now seeking approval from Fishlake National Forest for an expansion of a Special Use Permit with the addition of approximately 102 acres to use. The permit expansion would allow for the development of coal load out facilities and coal storage plies, increasing their storage capacity to 100-thousand tons of coal. The public has an opportunity to submit comments in writing to the Fishlake National Forest, Richfield office by June 3rd.