|Granite Construction, Inc.,
a $2-billion a year company, plans to develop the Nation's largest
granite open-pit mine 1 mile from Temecula. This open-pit mine
Facilities will include:
Looking to "dig a little deeper" into the reasons against Liberty Quarry? Looking to get an idea of what the real costs of Liberty Quarry will be? You have come to the right place!
Click on the links below for in-depth information on each specific topic mentioned in the Save Our Southwest Hills Fact Sheet.
What will Liberty Quarry really cost us?
Comparing Granite Construction's Indio Quarry to Liberty Quarry is truly like comparing a mole hill to a mountain. Watch this video on YouTube to see why: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r-Xr6WUmlCU
Granite Construction already has a gravel facility called Rosemary's Mountain approximately 10 miles south of the proposed Liberty Quarry site near the town of Pala. Click here for more information on Rosemary's Mountain.
In the past, Granite Construction has chosen to "mitigate" problems by paying fines or purchasing clean air credits from other companies. Follow this link to read a story about Granite's past history of fines in both Nevada and California.
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