Two public meetings on proposed rock quarry

After two public meetings, the Madera Oversight Coalition is sponsoring two additional public meetings regarding the proposed Austin Quarry on the southwest corner of Highways 41 and 145.

Both meetings will be held from 6-8 p.m. - Dec. 2 at the Blue Heroin Restaurant in the Yosemite Lakes Park Clubhouse, and Dec. 5 in the Liberty High School cafeteria in Madera Ranchos.

A Revised Environmental Impact Report has been released for the 258-acre open pit quarry being proposed by Vulcan Materials.

Public comment on the revised EIR must be received by Madera County by Dec. 5.

Details: Bruce Gray, (559) 868-4400.

- Madera Oversight Coalition