Thank You Commissioner Elkins

Thank You Kendall County Commissioner Elkins for your support! An excerpt from Commissioner Elkins’ 4th Quarter Newsletter: “Vulcan Materials Company has filed for a new permit number for the Batch Concrete Plant. Same property but they relocated the plant location to eliminate home owners within the previous 440 yard protest boundary.  Same location with some flowery…

EPA Info on Concrete Batching

A diagram of the concrete batching process and emissions table from an Environmental Protection Agency Publication

Exact Location of Proposed Plant

The property where this batch plant will be constructed is 0.42 miles from Stone Wall Drive along Highway 46 E between Boerne and Bergheim.  The site is only 1750 ft away from Hill Country Montessori School.  Pleasant Valley Neighborhood sits directly across Highway 46 from the site entrance. This is a location map from Vulcan’s…

How We are Fighting

BBCCE has retained legal council to contest this proposed permit with TCEQ. Our Attorney, Charles Irvine is a principal attorney with Irvine and Conner PLLC.  He has been practicing Environmental law since 2006.  He is experienced with Concrete Batch Plant fights and TCEQ procedures. He is also a Professor at the University of Houston Law Center. The Kendall County Commissioners and…

Information on Concrete Batch Plant Permit #149060

UPDATE: Vulcan withdrew this permit on January 18, 2018 and submitted a new permit, #150104. On Oct. 31st, 2017, Vulcan Materials issued a public notice in the Boerne Star (permit #149060) for an Air Quality Standard Permit Application for a concrete batch plant to be located .42 miles west of StoneWall Drive just south of Highway 46….