PURPOSE: This rule sets forth general requirements as
to signs and markers applicable to permanent performance requirements for
surface coal mining in keeping with section
Signs and markers required under this chapter shall-
(A) Be posted and maintained by the person
who conducts the surface mining activities;
(B) Be of a uniform design throughout the
operation that can be easily seen and read;
(C) Be made of durable material;
(D) Conform to local ordinances
of Maintenance, Signs and markers shall be maintained during the conduct of all
activities to which they pertain.
Mine and Permit Identification Signs.
(A) Identification signs shall be displayed
at each point of access to the permit area from public roads.
(B) Signs shall show the name, business
address and telephone number of the person who conducts the surface mining
activities and the identification number of the current permit authorizing
surface mining activities.
Signs shall be retained and maintained until after the release of all bonds for
the permit area.
Perimeter Markers. The perimeter of a permit area shall be clearly marked
before the beginning of surface mining activities.
(5) Bonded Area Markers. Where the permit
area is bonded incrementally, the area bonded shall be clearly marked before
the beginning of surface mining activities. Where the permit area is released
in segments, the segments released shall be marked at the time of the release
inspection unless already delineated by natural or man-made
Topsoil Markers. Where topsoil or other
vegetation-supporting material is segregated and stockpiled as required under
, the stockpiled
material shall be clearly marked.
10 CSR 40-3.010
RSMo 1999.* Original rule filed Oct. 12, 1979, effective Feb. 11, 1980.
Amended: Filed Jan. 5, 1987, effective July 1, 1987. Amended: Filed July 3,
1990, effective Nov. 30, 1990. Amended: Filed May 15, 1992, effective Jan. 15,
1993. Amended: Filed March 21, 2000, effective Oct. 30, 2000. "Original
authority: 444.530, RSMo 1971, amended 1983, 1990,