Tuesday, February 23, 2010 By Aaron Brown
"Inadequate" was the word used to describe Polymet's plans to mitigate the environmental protections for the new-style nonferrous minerals mine on the former LTV site in Hoyt Lakes, one of the Range's pioneering (and now defunct) taconite mines. At minimum this equals a delay of several months to the permitting process for the state DNR to respond.
This is a divisive issue in northern Minnesota. That's why I've used a sarcastic Simpsons reference as a headline. Because that makes it better, see.