Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1540

Holyrood Access Road Sand/Gravel Quarry

Proponent: Black Ridge Construction Ltd.

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proposal involves a 4 hectare quarry expansion off the Holyrood Access Road, approximately 3.3 kilometres from the Town of Holyrood. No new roads will be required for access to the site. A 50 metre buffer will be maintained around all bodies of water in the area. Associated work will employ 2 people during construction/site preparation and 5 people during operations. The life expectancy of the quarry is 5 to 8 years.

  • October 29, 2010 - The undertaking was registered.
  • December 9, 2010 - Public comments are due.
  • December 13, 2010 - The Minister's decision is due.
  • June 8, 2011 - The Minister announced that the project is released.

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