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Revised Land Permit Accepted by IDNR

The revisions to the land permit for the proposed Bulldog Coal mine have been accepted by IDNR. Sunrise Coal now has up to 1 year to submit fee payment and proof of bonds. Once Sunrise Coal submits those documents, the … Continue reading

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Stay tuned…

Six months ago, sunrise coal was given six months to submit revisions of their land permit for the 400-acre Bulldog mine surface facility to IDNR. The deadline has passed, but we haven’t heard any word yet. Soon, we will hear … Continue reading

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Appalachian Voices event – Thurs May 29, 7pm

Mark your calendar for a neat event coming up! “Breaking Clean” Tour by Appalachian Voices Thursday, May 29th 7:00 pm Urbana Library (210 W. Green St) Free, Light refreshments provided http://www.breakingcleantour.org/ Nick & Rusti Mullins, along with their 2 kids, … Continue reading

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The Future

Sunrise Coal’s proposed Bulldog mine will contribute to global pollution.  Coal is the world’s largest contributor to greenhouse gasses.

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Public turns out in opposition to Homer water sale to Sunrise

Over 100 local residents packed into a special meeting of the Homer Village Board to voice their concerns about the potential drawbacks of a proposal under consideration to sell water to Sunrise Coal’s proposed Bulldog Mine. The agreement would require … Continue reading

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