Culm Bank Removal Project Meeting Planned

November 27, 2018

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection will host a follow-up information session Dec. 5 regarding the Swoyersville Culm Bank Removal Project. The session is scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Swoyersville Hose Company No. 2 on Slocum Street. Representatives from DEP, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, and the project contractor, Keystone Reclamation, will be on hand to discuss the project and answer additional questions from residents. The estimated 10-year project involves removing more than 4 million cubic yards of coal waste and rock material from the 55-acre site off Main Street in Swoyersville. — STAFF REPORT

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