Esquimalt Group complains to minister Penner

July 5, 2010

Honourable Barry Penner
BC Minister of Environment
Provincial Legislature
Victoria, BC V8V 1X4

Dear Minister Penner,

RE: Serious Public Concerns with Amendment #8 CRD Waste Water Treatment Plan

Letter from STAG to the CRD

By Kim Bellefontaine, President
Sewage Treatment Action Group (STAG)
June 24, 2010
http://esquimaltreview.wordpress.com/2010/06/24/crd-decision-making-a-ch...

Dear Mr. Young and CRD Board Members:

CRD looking for new sewage sludge location

By Kim Westad
Times Colonist
June 23, 2010
http://www2.canada.com/victoriatimescolonist/news/capital_van_isl/story....

Pumping sludge to Hartland landfill as part of its secondary sewage treatment plan is “a concern” for the region and finding an alternate site could save $30 million, said the project director for the plan.

“That’s why we want to look at a closer site. We’re fairly confident we can find another site,” Jack Hull said.

CRD Committee Updates Sewage Treatment Plan

CFAX-1070 News
Jun 9, 2010

THE CRD’S LIQUID WASTE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE HAS VOTED TO SCALE BACK THE CONFIGURATION OF A SEWAGE TREATMENT SYSTEM… SAVING AN ESTIMATED 185 MILLION DOLLARS IN THE PROCESS.

Information

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Seven reasons to oppose this co$tly sewage plan

We've chosen what we believe are the top seven reasons to oppose this costly, damaging, and impractical sewage plan.

There are three PDF editions of our Information Sheet for you to choose from (one side is common to both):

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