The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comment on a proposed expansion of the US Gypsum Mine.

The proposed project includes the expansion of the existing mine north of Plaster City and associated water lines. An open house meeting will be held on Wednesday , August 7, 2019 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express in El Centro. Information about the project will be shared at the meeting and the public can ask questions about the environmental analysis and decision process. Public comment on the draft supplemental EIS must be submitted to BLM by September 3, 2019.