The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it will receive public comment on the Clean Air Act permit application for Limetree Bay on St. Croix.

“EPA is working to ensure that Limetree Bay exercises environmental stewardship as they gear-up to start operations, boost the economy and create jobs,” said EPA Regional Administrator Pete Lopez. “EPA recognizes that safeguarding the environment and public health and promoting economic development go hand-in-hand in the territory and across the nation.”

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