Notice is hereby given that Frantz Brothers Resources, LLC, P.O. Box 145, Hillsdale, PA 15746 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #17080117 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The permit is situated on the properties of Martin M., Marian C., Frank P. Jr., & Paula M. Belella and Jos-Win Farms, Inc., on both sides of T-315, Kantz Hill Road, beginning approximately 1,550' east of the intersection of T-315 and T-335, Smith Road, and extending eastward for a distance of approximately 2,250' in Burnside Township, Clearfield County. The permit was originally issued on December 15, 2009. Bond release of $65,154 is requested on 39.7 acres. Total bond held is $70,270. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting the well-established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and on some areas, trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference concerning the proposed bond release may be submitted to the Bureau of District Mining Operations, Moshannon District Office, 186 Enterprise Drive, Philipsburg, PA 16866 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.