15 Mar 2014
March 15, 2014

Nolan: Let’s Permit PolyMet

March 15, 2014

Mesabi Daily News
Bill Hanna

Permit the PolyMet Mine project on the Range — now.

That’s the unequivocal message 8th District Democratic U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan sent last week to the government agencies involved with the NorthMet (PolyMet) copper/nickel/precious metals venture.

Nolan’s letter to Lisa Fay, EIS project manager of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, was dated and sent a day prior to release of the PolyMet SDEIS, which gave a favorable rating to the project that showed considerable improvement from the first EIS in 2009/2010.

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