A Message from the Chair: October 2023

October is upon us and just as the seasons transition, so does CMA. The Board’s search committee is working hard to hire a new...

Legislative Update: October Brings Scary Specters of 2024

Before we get into potential legislative issues, the General Assembly is welcoming two newly-minted members to the House of Representatives. Rep. Tim Hernandez who...

The Western States Mining Collaborative Council Annual Retreat

The Western States Mining Collaborative Council (WSMCC) had their annual retreat in August, and the group welcomed board member Kelly Ward to attend while...

Coal, Hardrock, and Uranium Committee Meeting Summary: September 2023

September 19, 2023 DRMS Update Legislative Update Greenhouse Gas Permits, Air Quality reg. #3 Regulatory Update Other Business

Water Quality Committee Meeting Summary: September 2023

September 19, 2023 Federal issues WOTUS revised definition (post-Sackett) direct final rule State issues CO dredge & fill program Water fee setting stakeholder process ...

A Final Message From the President: August 2023

Friday, August 4, 2023, was my last day at the Colorado Mining Association. I can always be reached at my personal email address: standempsey@comcast.net It...

A Message from the Chair: August 2023

Members, I have the honor to write a column for this newsletter for two reasons: first, to congratulate Stan Dempsey, Jr. on a well-deserved...

2023 CMA Annual Golf Tournament

Thanks to our CMA members who participated in CMA’s Annual Golf Tournament—you made it another stunning success! We had 140 players participating this year,...

Legislative Update: Put Aside the Sandals and Sunscreen. Summer Vacation is Officially Over!

Even as committees begin to discuss potential legislative recommendations for 2024, changes within the legislature itself will play a key role in the coming...

Coal, Hardrock, and Uranium Committee Meeting Summary: July 2023

July 18, 2023 DRMS Update Legislative Update Regulatory Update