Another Stop Dump Site 41 style controversy?

Bill French, in his Local Politics opinion section of the Springwater News, starts off a discussion about Midhurst residents’ long held beliefs:

I attended the Midhurst Ratepayers’ Meeting last week, and this council may have another Site 41 type issue on its hands. It is unfortunate that the position of the residents of Midhurst has not been heard even though it has not changed since the introduction of the growth strategy in 1996. A majority of the residents, except those that own the development land, are against the building of 10,000 homes and an increase of 30,000 people over the next 20 years.

And…

The residents complained in 1996 that there was little discussion, public input or information provided to the residents. The same complaint is being heard today.

An excerpt of the article can be found here: Word, pdf.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: