Phosphate mine protest and decision, Bradford County, FL 2017-08-17

2017-08-16: The letter today from Suwannee Riverkeeper to Bradford BOCC.

A month ago (see WWALS videos) the Commissioners scheduled a decision on hiring a consultant for this Thursday, and others have scheduled a protest before it. See you there.

When: 6:30 PM, Thursday, August 17, 2017, BOCC Meeting
5:30 PM Phosphate Mine Protest

Where: Bradford County Courthouse
945 North Temple Avenue
Starke, Florida 32091

What: County Commissioners of Bradford County, Florida

Protest: facebook event for 5:30 PM Phosphate Mine Protest, hosted by Our Santa Fe River (OSFR)

Photo: Bubba73 (Jud McCranie), Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license.

The phosphate mine item on the agenda is:

  1. County Attorney Reports—Will Sexton
    1. Consider engagement of Onsite Environmental Consulting for the provision of Environmental Consulting Services to Bradford County Phosphate Mining Application Review — response to RFQ dated May 4, 2017.
      • Selection of Onsite Environmental Consulting for assistance with review of Special Permit for Mining submitted by HPS II, LLC based upon the qualifications submitted in OEC’s response dated June 2, 2017.

 -jsq, John S. Quarterman, Suwannee RIVERKEEPER®

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