Summit Proppants http://kbia.org en Mo. Department of Natural Resources postpones vote on frac sand mine permit http://kbia.org/post/mo-department-natural-resources-postpones-vote-frac-sand-mine-permit <p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has postponed its decision on issuing a permit for a proposed frac sand mine in Ste. Genevieve County.</p><p>The department&rsquo;s Land Reclamation Commission voted Thursday to table its decision for two weeks so it can determine if the mine&rsquo;s location would violate a federal non-discrimination act.</p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 22:01:11 +0000 Kristofor Husted 41237 at http://kbia.org Mo. Department of Natural Resources postpones vote on frac sand mine permit Ste. Genevieve residents pepper company with questions about pending sand mine http://kbia.org/post/ste-genevieve-residents-pepper-company-questions-about-pending-sand-mine <p></p><p>Dozens of Ste. Genevieve County residents met Tuesday night with the company applying to open up a sand mine in their neighborhood. Locals fired questions at Mark Rust, owner of Summit Proppants, for four hours about the mine’s potential impact on the community.<br><br>The biggest points of contention between locals and the company included regulation on air and water quality, the 50 semis traveling in and out of the facility daily, the possible decrease in property value and a guarantee that the company would only operate during the day.</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 22:18:22 +0000 Kristofor Husted 34202 at http://kbia.org Ste. Genevieve residents pepper company with questions about pending sand mine