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Coalpac hosted Community Information Sessions (CIS) at the Cullen Bullen Progress Hall on April 15 & 16, 2014 to assist members of the community in gaining a greater understanding of its proposed Modifications. To view the display materials from the CIS please click on the image below:
The key points about the proposed Modifications have been summarised in a series of Fact Sheets below:
Fact Sheet 2: Social and Economic Contributions
Fact Sheet 3: Minimising Impacts on the Environment
Fact Sheet 4: Managing Impacts on our Neighbours
Fact Sheet 5: Optimising Rehabilitation
The Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) will be holding a public meeting at the Cullen Bullen Progress Hall commencing at 1:30pm on Wednesday, 17 September 2014. If you wish to comment at the meeting you must register to speak - see official PAC notice and registration instructions here.
The NSW Department of Planning & Environment has recommended the Coalpac Modification Projects be approved and has referred its assessment to the independent Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) for determination. Read the full August 7 press release from the Department here.
Coalpac is seeking approval for two Modifications to allow for the continuation and extension of its currently approved open cut and highwall mining operations at
Invincible Colliery and Cullen Valley Mine. Community feedback will continue to be sought as this proposal moves through the planning approval process. The Environmental Assessment (EA) / Modification Applications and the NSW Department of Planning & Environment's August 2014 recommendation to the Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) are available to view via the following links:
The July 2014 edition below outlines our response to submissions received for the proposed Modifications to Cullen Valley Mine and Invincible Colliery operations: