A Great Night


A Great Night

Thank you to everyone who attended the public hearing!

Wednesday evening was a great night for Florence. The community had an opportunity speak at the ADEQ Public Hearing for Florence Copper’s Aquifer Protection Permit – one of two key permits that are needed for the project to advance to commercial operations.

Here’s the link to the video if you’d like to listen to the speakers.30 out of 31 participants expressed support for the project receiving its permit.

A big THANK YOU to all who participated.Your voice makes a difference.


Here are a few highlights including the time the speaker begins in the video:

Maribeth Greenslade, ADEQ Regional Director, presenting factual permit information (6:10)

AZ Representative David Cook (25:10)

Councilmember Michelle Cordes (1:12:30)

AZ State Senator Vince Leach (1:47:25)

AZ Representative Mark Finchem (1:51:00)

Voices of Main Street Business Owners (45:35, 58:30, & 1:35:15)

Roger Biede, Director of the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce (1:31:47)

Rita Maguire, Vice President and General Counsel for Florence Copper (1:28:28)


If you missed it, you can submit your written comments by Oct. 12th.

By Mail:

ADEQ
Maribeth Greenslade
Groundwater Selection
1110 W. Washington St., MC5415B-3
Phoenix, AZ 85007

By Email: florencecopperapp@azdeq.gov

Again, we thank you for your support.

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