Superfund Information Systems: Site Profile

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BONITA PEAK MINING DISTRICT
UNINCORPORATED, CO

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Announcements and Key Topics

Fall Public Meetings and Digging Deeper at Bonita Peak
The site team will be holding the fall BPMD public meetings the week of October 16, 2017. As part of the meetings, Dan Wall, Brian Sanchez and Andrew Todd will present the third of the Digging Deeper at Bonita Peak series – “The Mining District’s Environmental Impacts.”

  • Monday, October 16, at 6:30 p.m.
    Silverton Town Hall, 1360 Greene St., Silverton, Colo.
  • Tuesday, October 17, at 5:30 p.m.
    Walter Collins Center, N36/N562, Bldg. S006-001, Fruitland, N.M.
  • Wednesday, October 18, at 6:30 p.m.
    Durango Library, 1900 East Third Ave., Durango, Colo.
New Site Information

EPA is maintaining contact information from individuals and/or companies wishing to be considered for work at the BPMD. Vendors or contractors interested in doing business related to BPMD should contact Cynthia Peterson (peterson.cynthia@epa.gov).

Do you have information about past mining activities at the Brooklyn Mine, such as maps, photos or personal stories? If so, it could be helpful to the investigative and cleanup work being done at the mine. Please contact Ben Martinez (bsmartinez@fs.fed.us) or 970-385-1202 to share your knowledge and information about past mining practices.

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Public Participation Opportunities

The Administrative Record file for the Gold King Mine Integrated Discharge Controls Removal Action is available for review and comment through Oct. 16, 2017.

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Community Resources

You will need Adobe Reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s PDF page to learn more.

Previous site updates and other community involvement resources are available in the Publicly Available Documents collection.

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Stay Informed and Involved

Fall Public Meetings and Digging Deeper at Bonita Peak
The site team will be holding the fall BPMD public meetings the week of October 16, 2017. As part of the meetings, Dan Wall, Brian Sanchez and Andrew Todd will present the third of the Digging Deeper at Bonita Peak series – “The Mining District’s Environmental Impacts.”

  • Monday, October 16, at 6:30 p.m.
    Silverton Town Hall, 1360 Greene St., Silverton, Colo.
  • Tuesday, October 17, at 5:30 p.m.
    Walter Collins Center, N36/N562, Bldg. S006-001, Fruitland, N.M.
  • Wednesday, October 18, at 6:30 p.m.
    Durango Library, 1900 East Third Ave., Durango, Colo.

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