PUBLIC NOTICE | Preliminary Decision to Issue a Significant Amendment to an APP for Pinto Valley Mine in Gila County

Public Notice No. 18-53

Published in: Arizona Silver Belt on Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Pursuant to Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 9, Article 1, the ADEQ Director intends to issue a significant amendment to an Aquifer Protection Permit (APP) to the following applicant(s):

Facility Name

Pinto Valley Mine

Permit Type

Individual Aquifer Protection Permit No. 100329, LTF No. 73003


Pinto Valley Mining Corp.


The facility is located approximately 8 miles west of Miami, Ariz., in Gila County, in Township 01 N, Range 13 E, Sections 1, 12, 13, 24, 25 and 36; and Township 01 N, Range 14 E, Sections 7, 18, 19, 20, 30, 31, and 32 of the Gila and Salt River Baseline and Meridian.

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View/Print >
Draft Permit | View >
Draft Executive Summary | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: May 29, 2019 – June 27, 2019

Comments may be submitted as follows:

     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by June 27, 2019):

       Vimal Chauhan
       Groundwater Protection
       1110 W. Washington Street, 5415B-3
       Phoenix, AZ  85007 

A public hearing request must include the reasons for such request.