Gurley Lions Club serving the Gurley community since 1948
Hurricane Creek Quarry
Threat of a different quarry as well as cement plant and asphalt plant on the southwest side of Gurley Mountain.
For more information read the newsletter that has been distributed in Gurley, McMullen Cove, Hampton Cove on 01/10/2013 Hurricane Creek brings Alarming News to East Huntsville Cove Communities (PDF).
There is also going to be an ADEM hearing in the Auditorium of the Madison County Elementary School on Thursday, 01/17/2013 at 6 pm.
Cut and paste the link below to your browser to read ADEMs Public Notice 210: http://www.adem.alabama.gov/newsEvents/notices/nov12/11npdes-vulcan.htm and especially the actual permit application: NPDES Permit No. AL0075507 http://www.adem.alabama.gov/newsEvents/notices/nov12/npdes/11vulcan.pdf.
A new group that has been established to oppose this quarry is the East Huntsville Madison County Civic Association. They have started a facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/East-Huntsville-Madison-County-Civic-Association/301779723276311
Information shared by Ute Simpson
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