Municipal Affairs and Environment

Registration 1875

Mac Mix Seal Cove Quarry    

Proponent:  Mac Mix Concrete Limited

Summary of Environmental Assessment Process

Project Description:

 The proponent has submitted a proposal for a 10 hectare aggregate quarry in an area east of the northern tip White Hill Pond and immediately south of an existing quarry, near the Town of Seal Cove in Conception Bay South (CBS). The area is partially within the municipal boundaries of the Town of CBS and partially within undeveloped Crown Land. A total of 8.5 hectares of the site will be developed and 1.5 hectares will be preserved. Access to the site will be via an existing 1.7 kilometre haul road. The construction phase will include site access, site clearing and quarry development; operational phase will include quarrying and crushing; and reclamation and closure will include the conditions of the quarry permit issued by the Department of Natural Resources. The project is scheduled to commence by May 2017.

  • January 23, 2017 - The undertaking was registered.
  • March 1, 2017 - Deadline for public comments.
  • March 9, 2017 - The Minister's decision is due.
  • March 16, 2017 - The Minister announced that the project is released.

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