Flyrock Week!

LPAT HEARING COUNTDOWN: JUST 65 days to go!

CRC never rests! Here’s what’s coming up in the next two weeks.
Eden Mills Community Hall

Flyrock Danager ZoneTOMORROW – Monday, March 18, 2019 11:00 am.

Flyrock Danager – Media Event at Hwy 7 & 5th Line Nass. Click here for Media Release
Danger Flyrock

Thursday March 28, 2019
Eden Mills Community Hall – Doors open at 6:30pm

Important CRC Community Meeting to provide the community with a full update.  Click here for further details.

 

WellingtonAdvertiser – Pit opponents concerned about plan to ‘tear down barriers’ for aggregate firms

The Ontario government’s intention to promote economic growth in the aggregate industry is raising eyebrows among people dedicated to restraining the establishment of new pits in Wellington
County.

John Yakabuski, minister of natural resources and forestry (MNRF), announced on Feb. 20 that Ontario will host a summit on aggregate reform on March 29. “Our government is committed to creating the conditions that will help unleash the resource sector’s potential,” said Yakabuski. “We want to work with industry leaders on how we can tear down barriers to create an environment for growth and a sustainable resource sector.”…

“‘Red tape’ can be code for too much worry about the environment,” said Linda Sword of the Concerned Residents Coalition (CRC). full article…

CRC/Hidden Quarry – Rand Reports from Queen’s Park and more on Moraine legislation

Schreiner and RandThe Hidden Quarry propsed site is in the Paris-Gault Moraine. CRC is working hard to protect that moraine with our allies, Mike Schreiner and Rand Peter.

CRC will have to present its case at the LPAT Hearing starting May 21, before Bill 71 has been debated in Committee and back in the Legislature.

Click here for further details and Rand’s report.

First Green legislation passes key vote with all-party support