News

October 2014

October 10th, 2014 by Oliver

Land Transaction Application (LTA) – Update While working through the State land process with the DNR a revised LTA has been submitted to the State. The revised LTA addresses comments from DNR and the public. For more specific information on this revised LTA, please follow the attached link to the MDNR website which includes the […]

August Ice Cream Social

August 10th, 2014 by Oliver

We are happy to invite you to have an ice cream with us. Come meet project representatives and discuss the Rexton Project Two dates available: Date : Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Time : 4 – 7 p.m. Location : Trout Lake Tavern, 21409 S M, Trout Lake, MI 49793 Date : Wednesday, August 13, 2014 […]

June 2014 Moving Forward with New Limestone Operation

June 10th, 2014 by Oliver

News release – Graymont moving forward with new limestone operation in Michigan’s upper peninsula. Following is the original release from Graymont. GRAYMONT MOVING FORWARD WITH NEW LIMESTONE OPERATION IN MICHIGAN’S UPPER PENINSULA Newberry, Michigan — Graymont, one of North America’s leading lime and limestone producers, confirmed today that, subject to regulatory approvals, it intends to […]

May 2014 Press Release

May 10th, 2014 by Oliver

Update 1 Graymont submitted an application to MDNR proposing an exchange of mineral rights involving areas in Hendricks and Trout Lake Townships. Further details of this mineral exchange are available on “The Project” section of this website. Update 2 A Hydrology Report was completed by an external consultant reviewing the potential effect of the project […]

April 2014 Press Release

April 7th, 2014 by Oliver

Graymont hired a local Rexton resident as a point of contact to allow immediate face-to-face access to a representative to ask questions and discuss facts about the project.

March 2014 Press Release

March 7th, 2014 by Oliver

Presented details of the updated project to the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians to clarify details of the project and listened to feedback from a number of attendees covering benefits and opportunities for the project that have contributed to our current project design.

February Press Release

February 7th, 2014 by Oliver

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Land Exchange Review Committee (LERC) met for their regularly scheduled meeting. When discussing the Rexton project, the LERC will table making a recommendation on this project until more information could be gathered and reviewed.

January 2014 Press Release

January 7th, 2014 by Oliver

At the request of the League of Women Voters of the Eastern Upper Peninsula, Graymont presented details of the project at the Bayliss Library in Sault Ste. Marie. Graymont received very good feedback on the project during this meeting that has allowed for further development of the project design.