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PUBLIC NOTICE Bluegrass Materials Company, LLC C/o Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. 1200 Stone Chapel Road

PUBLIC NOTICE Bluegrass Materials Company, LLC C/o Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. 1200 Stone Chapel Road

Carroll County Times, Apr 4, 2020

PUBLIC NOTICE  Bluegrass Materials Company, LLC C/o Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. 1200 Stone Chapel Road New Windsor, MD 21776  BLASTING NOTICE   Bluegrass Materials Company, LLC (c/o Martin Marietta Materials, Inc.), operator of the Medford Quarry, is providing notice that it will be conducting blasting operations at the quarry between April 1, 2020, and March 31, 2021. This notice does not represent any changes from the previous blasting schedule or procedure. Blasting will occur on a regular basis, primarily in Pit #1 and the “Reichlin” tract of the Medford Quarry, the entrance to which is located at 1200 Stone Chapel Road, New Windsor, MD 21776.  Explosives may be detonated between the hours of 7:00 AM – 12:00 PM, and 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. This schedule will be followed, except during adverse weather conditions that will prevent blasting, or if the operator or public safety requires unscheduled detonations. All access routes to the blast area shall be guarded or posted from unauthorized entry. Warning signs will be posted at all entrances to the operation. A warning siren will be sounded six (6) times, two (2) minutes before each blast.  After the blast, the siren will be sounded once to signify all-clear. For any questions regarding Medford Quarry operations, you may contact Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. directly at (443) 802-2769. Any questions concerning surface mining operations should be directed to Maryland Department of the Environment – Minerals, Oil and Gas Division, 1800 Washington Blvd. Baltimore, MD 21230, (410) 537-3557. 4/4/2020 6647884
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