Public hearings begin Thursday on a proposed rock quarry on land near the intersection of Hwy. 41 South and Crawford Road.
The planning commission will hold a hearing on the matter Thursday at 9 a.m. The board of appeals will hold it’s hearing on the matter that evening at 6 p.m.
The proposed quarry site contains 331.24 acres in Lamar County and extensive additional acreage in Monroe County.
IDI Land Holdings, LLC. is seeking to rezone the Lamar tract from agricultural-residential to M-2 manufacturing. IDI is based in Bibb County. The LLC was formed in August 2020 and its registered agent is Carter Bates of Macon.
The county commission will hold a hearing on the quarry at 6 p.m. Sept. 21. A decision is expected at the commission meeting which follows at 7 p.m.
All the hearings will be held at the courthouse.