Township opposes ‘hidden quarry’ but won’t fight it at LPAT hearing next month

by Phil Gravelle, Wellington Advertiser

BRUCEDALE – With a tribunal hearing looming, Guelph-Eramosa Township has declared its official opposition to the proposed “hidden quarry” on Highway 7 east of Rockwood.

A motion approved on April 15, by a vote of 4-1, denies a rezoning for the land owned by James Dick Construction Limited (JDCL).

Despite the vote, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) will hold a hearing in the township chambers starting May 21 and make the actual decision on local aspects of the quarry approval process… read full article.