Environmental Assessment Bulletin

  • Municipal Affairs and Environment

November 8, 2019

The Honourable Derrick Bragg, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Environment, has announced the following event relative to Part 10 Environmental Assessment of the Environmental Protection Act.


Bay d’Espoir Hill Cottage Access Road                                              (Reg. 2060)
Proponent: Michael Strickland

The proponent wishes to construct and operate a one-kilometre access road from Bay d’Espoir Highway (Route 360) at Bay d’Espoir Hill west to a cottage lot near an unnamed pond. The proposed access road will have a five-metre wide driving surface and will be located 50 metres from the nearest wetland.

The undertaking was registered on November 7, 2019; the deadline for public comments is December 12, 2019; and the minister’s decision is due by December 22, 2019.

Learn more
Environmental Assessment Division – toll-free at 1-800-563-6181 or by mail:

Department of Municipal Affairs and Environment
West Block, Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700, St. John’s, NL A1B 4J6

Public comments may be forwarded to: EAprojectcomments@gov.nl.ca

Environmental assessment information: www.mae.gov.nl.ca/env_assessment/

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Media contact
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment

2019 11 08 4:20 pm