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Li'l Drop and the Hidden Quarry
Li’l Drop and the Hidden Quarry

Meet Rand Smith Peter, a 10-year-old advocate for our environment at risk if the Hidden Quarry proceeds! Rand is an inspiration as we enter the last few months leading up to the LPAT Hearing. Visit his YouTube channel and help him get the word out about the importance of our moraine and why we must protect it for Rand and future generations. Learn how he is supporting CRC. Details are in the attached newsletter.

The Wellington Advertiser: Hidden Quarry potential water hazards and traffic problems August 31, 2018

As reported Dr. Emil Frind, one of Canada’s top hydrologists, ‘…concluded there is no certainty the proposed quarry is outside of wellhead protection zones, there is no guarantee municipal wells won’t be impacted and there is no certainty provincially signicant wetlands won’t be impacted.’ “Science tells us that ground water, soil water and surface water act as one unit,” Frind said. “Water can flow both ways.”

Halton Hills Mayor Rick Bonnette also appeared as a delegation to reiterate Halton Hills and Halton Regions position that they are “opposed” to the Hidden Quarry application. “There’s no appropriate haul routes leaving from the hidden quarry to the proposed markets in the GTA. ” He raised collision risks as well as the “serious implications for the social fabric of our (Acton/Georgetown) community.”, as some of the problems.

The Wellington Advertiser Hidden Quarry opponents speak out at GET August 31, 2018.pdf

Dr. Emil Frind, CRC Expert Hydrogeologist, addresses GET Council about risks to water supply

Water Quality and Supply at Risk for Rockwood and the surrounding area extending to Guelph

August 14, 2018 . . . Dr. Emil Frind, retained by CRC to review the potential groundwater impacts of the proposed Hidden Quarry, presented his findings to GET Council under the heading: “Uncertainties in the Modelling of the Impact of Hidden Quarry on the Groundwater.” Full details below,

Hidden Quarry Media Release – Frind Presentation to GET Council

Dr. Emil Frind’s Presentation to GET Council

Maude Barlow speaks at Wastewise public forum challenges Hidden Quarry in Rockwood

April-27-2017 – The outreach for the public forum noted, “In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Wastewise has invited Maude Barlow to speak. She is a political activist, author, policy critic and outspoken crusader for Canada and a long-time defender of Canada’s water. Wastewise is a vibrant community organization known throughout the region for its busy Georgetown store featuring recycled and re-usable items. Maude Barlow speaks at Wastewise public forum challenges Hidden Quarry in Rockwood – The Council of Canadians