Permitting Update: Pennsylvania

A proposed limestone mine has left a Lake Ontario community angry and fearful.

J.E. Sheehan Contracting Corp., a company out of Potsdam, has submitted a permit for a 15.2-acre limestone mine in the Village of Point Peninsula. This project proposal was submitted to the Department of Environmental Conservation.

Sheehan owns a campground and restaurant in Point Peninsula. However, residents who live in the village just learned of the project in mid-December.

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