Zavoral Mine
The Scandia council began its work on the Zavoral Mine permit application Tuesday, Jan. 15 by voting unanimously to use the 2020 comprehensive plan, which was in place when the mine application was first submitted in 2008....Read More
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Scandia council rejects planning commission recommendations   The Scandia council began its work on the Zavoral Mine permit application Tuesday, Jan. 15 by voting unanimously to use the 2020 comprehensive plan, which was in place when the mine application was first submitted in 2008. Choosing t...Read More
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In a phone conversation on Dec. 14, Mike Caron, director of land use affairs for Tiller Corporation, answered a few questions about the Zavoral Mine. The following is a synopsis of the interview. Q: What is your job? A: I’m in charge of all of the land use and other regulatory permits: sand and gr...Read More
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The Scandia planning commission will soon make a recommendation to the city council on whether to grant a mining permit to reopen the Zavoral sand and gravel mine. Very little time is left: The planning commission will meet on Thursday, Dec. 27 and Wednesday, Jan. 2. They will give their recommendat...Read More
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The environmental studies are done. Now the City of Scandia must decide whether to grant a conditional use permit to reopen the Zavoral sand and gravel mine. Located east of the intersection of Scandia Trail (TH-97) and St. Croix Trail (TH-95), the mine is flanked by farm fields on the north and sou...Read More
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