Municipal Affairs and Environment
September 10, 2019

Environmental Assessment Bulletin

The Honourable Perry Trimper, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment, has announced the following events relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act.

UNDERTAKINGS RELEASED:

Springdale Forage Production Agriculture Bay                                (Reg. 2016)  
Proponent: Spring Meadow Farm Inc. 

The project is released subject to the following conditions:

  • The Crown land application number 154070 in the Moose Pond area is to be reduced in size to 48 hectares. This is required to preserve significant aggregate resources. Please contact the Mines Branch, Department of Natural Resources at (709) 729-5748 for exact boundary coordinates.
  • The Crown land application number 154070 is near and up-gradient to an area with private drilled and dug wells. A 150 metre buffer must be maintained between the forage area and any properties with private groundwater supplies.

IOC Labrador City Mining Explosives Facility                                   (Reg. 2023)  
Proponent: Iron Ore Company of Canada 

Doyles Quarry Expansion                                                                       (Reg. 2025)  
Proponent: Jeremy’s Construction Limited 

TCH near Glovertown Septic Waste Treatment Facility                  (Reg. 2030)  
Proponent: Feltham’s Construction Ltd. 

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Learn More
Environmental Assessment Division - toll-free at 1-800-563-6181 or by mail:

Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
West Block, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700, St. John's, NL A1B 4J6

Public comments may be forwarded to EAprojectcomments@gov.nl.ca

Environmental assessment information: www.mae.gov.nl.ca/env_assessment/

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Media contacts
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449
lynnrobinson@gov.nl.ca

2019 09 10                              11:15 a.m.