Posted on: July 31, 2020 | Return to News
Proposed Drill Mud Processing Facility
24-42 Hops Street
Gov NL Environmental Preview Report Guidelines
The Government of Newfoundland & Labrador recently announced the guidelines for an Environmental Preview Report (EPR), which must be completed by Envirosoil Limited, related to their proposed drill mud treatment facility proposed for 24-42 Hops Street.
The EPR must be submitted and accepted by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador prior to this matter being considered by Council.
The Town notes that Envirosoil Limited must undertake further public consultation, including holding a public information session (subject to COVID-19 guidelines for in-person meetings), prior to the submission of the EPR to the provincial government.
The EPR guidelines are available in the Government’s website at https://www.gov.nl.ca/mae/files/2065-Final-EPR-Guidelines.pdf
Further information on the EPR and the provincial environmental assessment process can be obtained from the Environmental Assessment Division at the contact information noted below.
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
For more information on the facility, please visit: https://www.conceptionbaysouth.ca/services/development/development-notices/