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Comment time extended for proposed Southeast King County coal mine cleanup plan

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has added a month to a comment period announced last week on a proposed cleanup plan and legal agreement for a former King County coal mine, once used as a waste disposal site.

The extended public comment period for the Landsburg Mine site, near Ravensdale, will run through Dec. 12, 2013.

The proposed plan and related documents are available for review at:

·       Ecology’s website, https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/gsp/Sitepage.aspx?csid=60

·       Maple Valley Public Library, 21844 SE 248th St., Maple Valley

·       Ecology’s office, 3190 160th Ave. SE, Bellevue, by appointment: 425-649-7190 or sally.perkins@ecy.wa.gov

Comments should be sent to Jerome Cruz, Ecology site manager:

·       Mail to Department of Ecology, 3190 160th Ave. SE, Bellevue WA 98008

·       Email jerome.cruz@ecy.wa.gov

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