Fallbrook, the open pit mine capital of the world
Last updated 2/8/2007 at Noon
Fallbrook residents must become more informed about the enormity of the “Liberty Quarry” project Granite Construction is proposing and the impact it will have on our lives and our future generations.
Located atop the beautiful landmark pass to our valley, west of I-15 and at over a mile long and a thousand feet deep, the “Liberty Quarry” will become the largest open pit mine of its type in the entire United States. According to Granite Construction’s own disclosures this pit mine will operate 6 days a week from 4 a.m. to midnight for the next 75 years. There will be explosive bla...