Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1532

Baie Verte Junction Rock and Gravel Quarry

Proponent: Barker’s Construction Ltd.

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proponent intends to operate a rock and gravel quarry approximately 600 metres north of the intersection of the Trans Canada Highway and Route 410 (Baie Verte Junction). The operation will be approximately 3.0 hectares in size and is located adjacent to an existing quarry. Aggregate material will be excavated and crushed on site, and access to the site will be via an existing 0.5 kilometre road off Route 410. The quarry will be used to supply aggregate material for the proponent’s concrete operations in Baie Verte and will be used on the Baie Verte Peninsula and in the Green Bay area. The quarry is proposed to operate between April and November and operations will start upon receipt of approval.

  • September 29, 2010 - The undertaking was registered.
  • Novermber 3, 2010 - Public comments are due.
  • November 12, 2010 - The Minister's decision is due.
  • December 9, 2010 - The undertaking was released.

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