Legislative News – October 2018

Everyone seems to be holding their breath until the November 6 election. Plans for the 2019 General Assembly, both for legislators and interest groups,...

Colorado Mining Association Education Foundation’s “All About Mining” K-12 Teachers Course Celebrates It’s 50th Anniversary With...

Earlier this spring, the Interstate Mining Compact Commission (IMCC) selected CMAEF’s course, “All About Mining: 21st Century Mining for K-12 Educators” as the winner of its 2018 Mineral Education Award in the...

Water Quality Committee – September 2018

The CMA Water Quality Committee meets monthly to discuss a number of state and federal water quality issues. CMA’s Water Quality Committee chairman, Jimmy...

Coal, Hardrock and Uranium Committee Update – September 2018

CMA’s Coal, Hardrock and Uranium Committees meet jointly each month and provide members the opportunity to not only keep up to date on policy issues CMA...

Legislative Update – September 2018

August 6 was the deadline for several ballot initiatives to submit petition signatures in order to qualify for the November ballot.  Seven were turned...

Water Quality Committee Update – August 2018

Meeting Summary 1) Permitting process improvements / Streamlining options – Generally a topic for the Permit Issues Forum (PIF). Have monthly meetings with other dischargers. a)...

All About Mining’s 2018 Summer Course for K-12 Teachers: A Rock-Solid Success!

The Colorado Mining Association Education Foundation (CMAEF) annual All About Mining course took place in June, providing 16 teachers with eight spectacular days of...

2017 Coal Update

Colorado’s coal industry continues to be an important contributor to the state’s economy, especially in the rural areas where the mines are located.  Colorado...

Update from the Coal, Hardrock and Uranium Committees – August 2018

CMA’s Coal, Hardrock and Uranium Committees meet monthly in a combined committee meeting. During those meetings we receive updates from the Division of Reclamation,...

Federal and State Government News – August 2018

Hold onto your hats (and wallets)—campaigns are underway! If you have been watching your mailbox and observing the young people standing around grocery stores holding...