Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1846

Indian Brook Area Quarry Expansion and Equipment Storage Yard

Proponent:  J & J Paving Limited

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

The proponent proposes a six-hectare expansion to an existing quarry approximately 8.5 kilometres west of Springdale, along the TransCanada Highway in the vicinity of Indian Brook.  Proposed work will include clearing and grubbing of vegetation; excavation, crushing, screening and transportation of aggregate; and the manufacture of asphalt during the road construction season.  The operation will also include weigh scales, fuel storage, reject asphalt storage (for recycling) as well as a garage and storage yard for heavy equipment.  Construction is scheduled to begin in July 2016 and the facility will operate between May and October annually.

  • June 1, 2016 - The undertaking was registered.
  • July 7, 2016 - Deadline for public comments.
  • July 16, 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due.
  • July 28, 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).
  • August 19, 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).
  • Sept 21, 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).
  • October 14, 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).
  • November 21 - 2016 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).
  • December 16, 2017 - The Minister's Decision is due (extended).

  • Documents: Public Notices:

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