SUPERIOR — Justin Bern, state manager of the Clean Water Act permitting program, will talk with the Superior Community Working Group (CWG) on Wednesday, March 11.
Topics include the Section 404 permitting program, updates on recent surface water regulatory changes, and implications for communities affected by the proposed Resolution Copper project. The CWG meeting will be held at the Superior Chamber of Commerce from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. The public is welcome, and time is reserved on the agenda for comments, questions, and discussion.
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality's CWG includes residents and stakeholders from the Town of Superior, Queen Valley, Hewitt Station, Globe, Kearny, Winkelman, Hayden, the San Carlos Community and around the area.
The group deals with the social and environmental issues, science and policy, and the pros and cons of the proposed Resolution Copper Project. Topics include environmental impacts, health, safety, natural resource issues, engineering, water quantity and quality, geology, economics, air quality, community investments, recreational changes and other related subjects.
More information about the CWG as well as agendas, meeting summaries, and past presentations are available at Superior Chamber of Commerce offices, at the Superior Public Library, 99 North Kellner Ave. and online http://SuperiorAZCWG.org/.