Notice: SHAWNIGAN LAKE, COBBLE HILL & MILL BAY
There is a local controversy taking place with regards to the importation, dumping and processing of contaminated waste into the Shawnigan Watershed. This will affect the water that residents drink and use for recreational purposes. Please inform yourself and ask questions at the following meetings.
CVRD 175 Ingram St, Duncan at 6pm
Shawnigan Lake Communtity Center at 6pm
With regards to the above concern, Area Director Bruce Fraser posted the following:
"As a result of our recent CVRD delegation to the Minister of Environment the ministry will be sending MOE staff to the Regional Services Committee meeting to discuss how to make progress on the growing issue of soil dumping in the southern reaches of the Shawnigan Watershed.
This information is sent to you by the Shawnigan Residents Association. Your comments and viewpoints are appreciated.