Guess what ELSE you can do with a working open pit limestone mine?
Well, once you get a permit to "take water" you can "take water" wherever the hell you want-even in a pipeline somewhere.
But you can also do this, on 1/2 of a working, blasting mine that is still pumping water:
Landfill Proposed for Zorra Township
Just google Carmeuse Lime Beachville and see what you get-maybe a glimpse of Melancthon's future.