OURAY COUNTY: 
Camp Bird mine work may impact Jeep businesses


by Dalton Carver
dalton@ouraynews.com


A deal is in the works for a private company to purchase the non-water rights part of Camp Bird Mine, but that agreement could include some area clean-up by both the company and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Martin Mccomb, an EPA on-scene coordinator, updated the Board of County Commissioners on the situation during its regular meeting Tuesday, Aug. 1 and fielded questions from the public.
Mccomb presented the EPA’s work plan, pending the purchase approval through a bankruptcy settlement, at Tuesday’s meeting. The plan concerns...

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