Monthly Archives: January 2015

Irwindale upholds decision to reopen Olive Pit mining quarry – Pasadena Star News

Despite a lawsuit brought by Baldwin Park to prevent further mining operations at a gravel pit that has been closed for more than 40 years, Irwindale City Attorney Fred Galante said Thursday the city is maintaining its approval of the project. United Rock Products, Inc. plans to build, salvage and …

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Baldwin Park sues Irwindale over Olive Pit mining quarry – Pasadena Star News

Irwindale officials will meet with the city attorney on Wednesday to deal with a complaint filed after council unanimously approved a plan to reopen the Olive Pit mining quarry. The lawsuit, filed by Irwindale’s neighbor Baldwin Park, alleges that the final environmental impact report certified by Irwindale in December is …

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