SOUTRA MAINS QUARRY, BLACKSHIELS, SCOTTISH BORDERSNotice ID: HD1013699
SOUTRA MAINS QUARRY, BLACKSHIELS, SCOTTISH BORDERS
Pre-application consultation by Skene Group Ltd
Additional Two Lifts to Extend Quarry's Consented Reserve
The proposal is to secure mineral planning permission for a further two downward lifts of 18 metres. This will provide an additional reserve of 3.9m tonnes and extend the quarry's consented life by a further 9 years to fund further investment in the manufacture of concrete blocks at the quarry.
A public consultation event on the proposals will be held in the Cafraemill Hotel, Lauder, Berwickshire, TD2 6RA, on Thursday 26 January 2pm to 8pm.
For further information on the proposal, please call (0131) 550 6500 or email the address below. At the event, information will be available to view and comment upon. To make a comment after the event please email James. firstname.lastname@example.org or post to Ironside Farrar Ltd, 111 McDonald Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4NW. All comments should be received no later than Friday 3rd February 2017.
Comments made at this consultation event will not be official representations to the planning authority but will be recorded in a report to Scottish Borders Council. Once the minerals application is submitted there will be a further formal opportunity to comment to the Council's Development Management Unit.