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State board sued for upholding Rosemont water permit

Opponents of the proposed Rosemont Mine have filed suit, seeking to overturn a state decision awarding a groundwater protection permit to mine owners Rosemont Copper Co.

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Rosemont Mine's groundwater permit upheld in latest challenge

Rosemont Mine's groundwater permit upheld in latest challenge

Opponents of the proposed Rosemont Mine are 0 for 3 in trying to stop the state from issuing the mine a groundwater-protection permit.

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New Arizona permit may stoke housing boom in Marana

New Arizona permit may stoke housing boom in Marana

Pima County won a new state permit that could help ring in a building boom on the northwest side.

May 08, 2013 12:00 am Photos


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New AZ permit may stoke housing boom on NW side

New AZ permit may stoke housing boom on NW side

Work is already underway on Meritage Homes' Los Saguaros community off Dove Mountain Boulevard on the northwest side. On Tuesday, workers from Royce Masonry were building retaining walls along the edge of one of 60 lots.

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Appeal: Air-quality OK for mine flawed

Rosemont Mine opponents claim in an appeal that Arizona's environmental agency approved an air quality permit for an outdated mine plan and overlooked the likelihood of air quality violations.

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Mining concern to pay $60K fine for Marana spill

An Asarco mining operation has agreed to pay a $60,000 fine and take preventive steps valued at $50,000 to resolve water-quality violations caused by a June 2010 pipeline spill at the Silver Bell Copper Mine near Marana, state regulators said Tuesday.

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ADEQ head to EPA: Let state 'figure out' air quality issues

PHOENIX - The Environmental Protection Agency and Arizona have a common goal of following the Clean Air Act, but federal officials should recognize the "unique environment" here as they evaluate plans, a state official contends.

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Marana gets help from Senate leader in sewer-plant dispute

State lawmakers' attempts to force Pima County to turn over a sewer plant to Marana are getting more aggressive.

February 08, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Marana can run sewer plant, state says

The town of Marana does not have state permits to operate the wastewater treatment plant it took control of this week, but the state has issued an order making the operation legal.

January 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Disputed treatment plant goes to Marana

During a Monday midnight handoff, the town of Marana took control of the disputed Marana wastewater treatment plant and sewer system from Pima County.

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