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Idaho-Maryland Mine Deadline Looms

The Idaho-Maryland Mining Corporation has said it will miss a Monday (Sept. 10) deadline set by the city of Grass Valley deadline to pay $500,000  for environmental review of the proposed re-opening of the mine.
Tom Last, community development director for Grass Valley, talks about what’s next if Idaho-Maryland doesn’t provide the funds but later wants a city review of its proposal.

Click here to listen to Tom Last

Many mining operations in Nevada County shut down in the 1950s due to a low fixed gold price and rising labor costs.

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