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Barboursville's Government Representatives

US Congress:

Governor Tim Kaine:

State Capitol, 3rd Floor
Richmond, Virginia 23219

Phone: (804) 786-2211
Fax: (804) 371-6351
TTY/TDD (For the Hearing Impaired): (804) 371-8015

Virginia's Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy (DMME):

General shale would have needed to obtain a mining permit from DMME in order to mine at the proposed site in Barboursville. (Note that this permit is different from the Special Use Permit that the Board of Supervisors approved.)

George P. Willis, Director
Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy
Ninth Street Office Building, 8th floor
202 North Ninth Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219
(804) 692-3200

Virginia's Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ):

David K. Paylor, Director
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality
629 East Main Street
P.O. Box 10009
Richmond, Virginia 23240

Virginia Marine Resources Commission (VMRC):

Steven G. Bowman, Commissioner
Marine Resources Commission
2600 Washington Avenue, Third Floor
Newport News, Virginia 23607

The Governor's Cabinet:

  • Secretary of Commerce and Trade:
    Patrick O. Gottschalk
    Ninth Street Office Building, Suite 723
    202 North Ninth Street
    Richmond, Virginia 23219
  • Secretary of Natural Resources:
    L. Preston Bryant, Jr.
    Ninth Street Office Building
    202 North Ninth Street 7th Floor
    Richmond, Virginia 23219

State Legislators:

Orange County Government:


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