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WASHINGTON MEETING ON PERMITTING

NELSON ORGANIZES FEBRUARY GATHERING; NOLAN TO HOST IT

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Posted: Saturday, December 15, 2012 10:49 pm | Updated: 6:18 pm, Sun Dec 16, 2012.

Frustrations over cumbersome, costly and lengthy federal and state permitting processes is not limited to taconite and copper/nickel/precious metals mining projects.

“Fifteen percent or more on a road project is spent on permitting or wetland mitigation. Say one project is $20 million ... take 15 percent of that and it’s $3 million just in permitting cost to the county,” said St. Louis County Board Chairman Keith Nelson of Fayal Township.

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