PUBLIC NOTICE | Preliminary Decision to Issue an APP for Freeport Minerals Corporation, Copper Queen Branch

Public Notice No. 19-05

Published in: Sierra Vista Herald on Sunday, July 28, 2019

Pursuant to Arizona Administrative Code, Title 18, Chapter 9, Article 1, the ADEQ Director intends to issue an Aquifer Protection Permit (APP) to the following applicant(s):

Facility Name

Copper Queen Branch

Permit Type

Individual Aquifer Protection Permit No. P-103568, LTF No. 68325


Freeport Minerals Corporation


The facility is located in Cochise County in Arizona in Township 23 S, Range 24 E and Sections 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, and 25 of the Gila and Salt River Base Line and Meridian.

Review Documents

Original Published Public Notice | View/Print >
Draft Permit | View >
Draft Executive Summary | View >

You may also review the above documentation in person at the ADEQ Record Center | Learn How >

Public Comment Period 

Dates: July 28, 2019 – Aug. 28, 2019

Comments may be submitted as follows:

     By Email | Send Email > 
     By Mail (Must be postmarked or received by Aug. 28, 2019):

       Shivani Shah
       Groundwater Protection
       1110 W. Washington Street, 5415B-3
       Phoenix, AZ  85007 

A public hearing request must include the reasons for such request.