Read meeting summaries for the Superior Community Working Group (CWG) and subcommittees here. All meeting summaries are organized in chronological order (most recent first) below. Or use the links to browse by Meeting Category.
The CWG used public input from the past three months to develop cultural heritage concepts that the community can review and evaluate.
The RUG approved a comprehensive trail plan (first phase) to be submitted to the Tonto National Forest for environmental review. This plan was completed as a collaborative effort of all major recreational stakeholders. It is shown on the attached maps.
The CWG heard a presentation by Westland Resources about the historic resources documentation work they are doing at the West Plant site.
Resolution Copper showed the CWG a video simulation of how the mine site will be developed and the subsidence that will occur over the life of the mine.
The CWG had a working session to discuss Superior's cultural heritage and priorities for historic preservation related to demolition of Resolution Copper's West Plant site, and outlined a community outreach program that they would like to conduct to obtain broader input.
The RUG approved a semi-final version of the western portion of the trail system established from field work, and viewed photos of trail segments.
The CWG discussed progress on a historic legacy project and learned about Superior's designation as a new Opportunity Zone.
The CWG began discussing their plans to develop historic legacy recommendations for Superior.
Resolution Copper provided a detailed report on their reclamation plans for the West Plant site. QUOTE FOR THE DAY: What ails the truth is that it is mainly uncomfortable, and often dull. The human mind seeks something more amusing. H.L. Mencken Download PDF Summary
The RUG continued its review and refinement of the proposed trail plan and maps.