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  • Pinto Valley Mining Corp Blasting Closure Order

    Pinto Valley Mining Corp. (PVMC) is conducting blasting operations in their open pit mine on private land.  PVMC has asked the Forest Service to close the area within the blasting radius to protect the public from harm and create a safe working environment for PVMC and its contractors.  The closure order would be used to minimize risks and incidents associated with activities that surround blasting.

    Prohibitions contained in this order become effective beginning 0800 May 5, 2017, and will remain in effect until 0800 May 5, 2019, unless terminated sooner.

    Closure Order