Marys River Mine

DESCRIPTION

Marys River Mine is a new surface coal mine is proposed  in Randolph County near Sparata, about 3.5 miles southeast of Eden, Illinois. The  mine is expected to produce about 1 million tons a year beginning around 2011.

  • Size: 708.7 acres
  • Owner: Peabody Midwest Mining, LLC,  7100 Eagle Crest Blvd., Suite 100, Evansville, Indiana.
  • County:  Randolph
  • State: Illinois

PERMITS

JANUARY 6, 2011:
Post hearing comments due.
Public Notice.
Hearing Transcript.

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