Agency: Tulare County Resource Management Agency – Planning Division
Project: Orosi Rock Surface Mining Operation Amendment to Permit
Contact: Hector Guerra Sr., Chief, Environmental Planning, Tulare County Resource Management Agency – Planning Division - 559.624.7000
VRPA was responsible for the development of the Noise Study Report for the Orosi Rock Surface Mining Operation in Tulare County. The current operation is producing 100,000 to 200,000 tons of finished product annually and proposed to increase to 800,000 tons annually. It also proposes to increase annual truck trips from 11,000 to 44,000, yet maintaining its current daily and hourly truck trip limitation of 200 trips (daily) and 20 trips (per hour), which is identified in Condition 28 of the Project’s current Conditions of Approval.