DEP Grant Awarded for West Pike Run Township Abandoned Mine Reclamation Project

HARRISBURG – A grant of nearly $50,000 will help clean up an abandoned mine site in West Pike Township, Washington County, according to Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).

The project requires clearing and grubbing, 14,800 cubic yards of grading, 435 square yards of selective roadway surface material, and three acres of seeding. The grant was awarded by the state Department of Environmental Protection to J & J Snyder. Inc.

The project is scheduled to begin later this month and should be completed in February 2017.

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