Open houses on sewage sludge plant announced throughout Greater Victoria

Have your say about proposed location of biosolids processing facility June 17-26

  • May. 29, 2013 3:00 p.m.

Capital Regional District directors have approved an open house schedule to allow public input on the proposed location of its sewage sludge plant.

Two locations are currently proposed for the biosolids energy centre, part of the CRD’s $783 million secondary sewage treatment project – Hartland landfill in Saanich and Viewfield Road in Esquimalt’s light industrial park.

Public input is also being accepted at crd.bc.ca/cawtp. A request for proposals to design and build the plant will be issued July 5, according to CRD documents.

The open house schedule is as follows:

Monday, June 17, 4–8 p.m. Royal Canadian Esquimalt Legion, 622 Admirals Rd.

Monday, June 24, 4–8 p.m. Burnside Gorge Community Centre, 471 Cecelia Rd.

Tuesday, June 18, 4–8 p.m. Greek Community Hall, 4648 Elk Lake Dr.

Wednesday, June 19, 4–8 p.m. Royal Canadian Esquimalt Legion, 622 Admirals Rd.

Thursday, June 20, 4–8 p.m. Willis Point Community Hall, 6933 Willis Point Rd.

Tuesday, June 25, 4–8 p.m. Oak Bay Windsor Pavilion, Sports Room, 2451 Windsor Rd.

Wednesday, June 26, 4–8 p.m. Juan de Fuca Rec Centre, Lookout Lounge, 1767 Island Highway

dpalmer@vicnews.com

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