Final Summaries & waiting for the decision.
No more days at GET Chambers! The play is over; the sets are folded; the cushions have left the building; the books are boxed! These were the final summaries in the order presented:
But the good feelings have followed us all home! We did it…we made a strong and true case! We have watched our masterful experts and lawyers at work!
Now we wait. It will likely be fall before we know our fate. We’ll continue to monitor the situation. In the meantime please donate so we can cover the final costs. Thank you.
MORE TROUBLE AHEAD???
Stopping the proposed Hidden Quarry is even more critical!!!
The long dormant, but never closed and still licenced, Bernardi Pit just south of the Conservation Area and west of southwest Rockwood/Harris Mill School is being re-awakened, it would appear. A new sign on Guelph Line, along with new fencing, are the clues. With JDCL’s newly purchased 200 acres on 6th Line Eramosa across from the proposed Hidden Quarry, and this revived pit, Rockwood and area need to be ready for change!
Does JDCL plan to EXPAND the quarry by 200 acres, TRIPLE THE SIZE?
JDCL reveals that they are buying up land around the Hidden Quarry property. They have purchased another 200 acres on the 6th Line across from the Hidden Quarry property and they are waiting to assess that property for its aggregate potential. What does this mean if the Hidden Quarry is approved? A mega-quarry? CRC lawyer Chris Barnett will be pursuing those and many other troubling questions over the course of the Hearing. Stay tuned and donate to save the environment from this potential MEGA-QUARRY!
The Concerned Residents Coalition (“we”) are a community group formed in March 2013 to support a thorough and fair assessment of the Hidden Quarry application by aggregate developer James Dick Construction Limited (JDCL). The CRC was incorporated in 2014 as a non-profit under the name CRC Rockwood Inc. Through our past and on-going experience we have found ourselves filling a need for civilian environmental stewardship in the area, more…
Quarry risks unacceptable says CRC - Wellington Advertiser 20190718
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LPAT Hearing on Hidden Quarry Now Complete
On Tuesday, July 9, Local Planning Appeals Tribunal (LPAT) adjudicator Scott Tousaw heard the last arguments on the applications for the Hidden... more.
Lawyers make final pitches at quarry hearing - Wellington Advertiser
Lawyers make final pitches at quarry hearing - Wellington... more.
Hidden Quarry LPAT Hearing - Final arguments July 8 & 9
Local Planning Appeals Tribunal (LPAT) Member Scott Tousaw will hear final arguments relating to the proposed Hidden Quarry on Monday, July 8 and... more.
JDCL has submitted new applications for the Hidden Quarry, as anticipated due to the OMB ruling. We are actively engaged in the application process and will keep you informed of status and what is needed from the membership directly to insure that our elected officials understand all sides of the arguments.
Why stop a quarry?
Read through our FAQ section. It provides many interesting and sometimes frightening facts about the proposed Hidden Quarry. It may trigger some questions that we haven’t covered. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will consult the many experts who are providing the CRC with factual explanations and get back to you with the answer.