Dec 22, 2015 · Asphalt Plants Permit Disputed. The California Air Resources Board (CARB) released a report last month finding the Grist Creek Aggregates asphalt plant to be in willful and ongoing violation of several air emissions regulations, as well as finding unpermitted equipment at the site and confusion over the plant's ownership, according to the Willits News.
Aug 28, 2018 · In Mendocino the County permitted an asphalt plant right along the Outlet Creek part of the Eel River on Covelo Road, the neighbors were complaining of the burning rubber smell and thick black smoke; as rubberized asphalt was being produced, not only that but the County fought hard to keep this asphalt plant on line so the county could buy
Jan 22, 2016 · Another Voice: Shut down Grist Creek Aggregates Grist Creek Aggregates to build and operate a rubberized asphalt plant on the banks of Outlet Creek in Longvale. Mendocino …
Jun 01, 2017 · Mendocino County Air Quality Management District (Grist Creek Aggregates, LLC, et al., Real Parties in Interest) (1st Dist., Div. 1, 2017) 11 Cal.App.5th 1235.) Friends' action challenged District's 2015 issuance of an "Authority to Construct" to Real Party Grist Creek for asphalt plant-operations on a site used, at various times since
Feb 06, 2017 · The Mendocino Voice's Managing Editor, Adrian Fernandez Baumann, talked with KZYX's News Director Sheri Quinn about the most recent meeting, you can listen to the radio piece here. We also spoke with Sheri about the recent developments concerning the Grist Creek asphalt plant, located on Highway 162 near Outlet Creek.
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Mar 22, 2015 · Allowing Grist Creek Aggregates to produce asphalt at the Longvale Site (APN 036-190-26), puts the quiet, the beauty, the environmental quality and the natural life of Outlet Creek at risk.
Jan 22, 2017 · Scaglione told The Mendocino Voice in mid-December that Mercer-Fraser had retained a consulting firm, Sierra Research, to assist with negotiations over changes to plant operating equipment, and that the district was requiring additional employee education about permitting requirements beyond what would normally be requested.
The resolution for the asphalt plant proposed by Grist Creek Aggregates has been rescinded. The Mendocino County Board of Supervisors will take up the matter at their meeting after a group of local residents calling themselves the Friends of Outlet Creek had sued saying they wanted a review in accordance to the California Environmental Quality
Mar 20, 2015 · Production of asphalt by Grist Creek Aggregates (GCA) at the Longvale site, on Highway 162, will resume after a unanimous vote of the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, March 17. The specific issue before the board was a technical one, having to do with zoning and environmental review.
May 11, 2016 · News 05/11/16. 05/11/2016 – 6:38 am. Posted in 94.5 K-Wine News. Hazardous sea conditions have the second day of searching for an Oakland man unsuccessful. David Tan Le disappeared Monday while abalone diving at Moat Creek Beach. So far the search has only be done from shore and air due to rough seas, but the Mendocino County Sheriff
Dec 05, 2018 · The asphalt plant creates a sludge petroleum biprodcut that is dried and usually recycled into the process. This is equally risky to water qaulity although it's not because the plant is regulated. Third, people using excessive amounts of volatile gases in closed places with open flames are what cause explosions.
Dec 07, 2018 · Mercer-Fraser's reputation for stinking up neighborhoods with odor and smoke (look online for Friends of Outlet Creek photos and videos of M-F's emissions while operating at the Grist Creek Aggregates site north of Willits) doesn't bode well for the community around the Dinsmore plant. Two things people should ask for: 1.
Feb 05, 2017 · STORM TOPS GRIST CREEK SITE. by Mike A'Dair. The storm that hit California on January 10 caused Outlet Creek to overtop the embankment at the site of Grist Creek Aggregates, a rock processing and asphalt plant approved by the board of supervisors in April 2015 after a cursory environmental review.
Feb 03, 2017 · For the first time since California's drought began half-a-decade ago, the waters in Lake County's Clear Lake are forecasted to exceed more than a foot over the flood stage.
Nov 05, 2015 · COUNTY SLAPS GRIST CREEK AGGREGATES WITH $21,953 FINE. Made rubberized asphalt without a permit. by Jane Futcher. The Mendocino County Air Quality Management District has served Grist Creek Aggregates in Longvale with a Notice of Violation for: operating without a permit; fugitive emissions, and a diesel airborne toxic control measure violation.
Another suspect in the murder of Laytonville pot grower Jeffrey Settler was taken into custody on Friday, this time in the state of Virginia. Authorities with the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office say the agency received a call at around 10 p.m. Friday from another sheriff's office in Willliamsburg, Virginia notifying them they had arrested 27-year-old suspect Frederick Gaestel.
Nov 26, 2015 · The Mendocino County Air Quality Management District MCAQMD) and Grist Creek Aggregates are negotiating a settlement agreement related to the company's smelly asphalt plant in Longvale. Air Pollution Control Officer Robert Scaglione said he thought an agreement would be reached some time after Thanksgiving.