OTTAWA ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE COMES DOWN HARD ON LANDFILL

Durring the October16, 2012 Ottawa Environment Committee; comments and motions came down hard on the proposed Carp landfill expansion. The committee expressed concerns about odours, depressed property values, groundwater contamination and traffic amoung other issues such as site capacity and service area. It is clear from all these concerns that the site is not suitable for a landfill.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/story/2012/10/16/ottawa-carp-road-landfill-plan-residents-city-opposed.html

http://www.ottawasun.com/2012/10/16/councillors-want-carp-dump-capacity-scaled-back

http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/ottawa/Expanded+Carp+Road+landfill+should+smaller+limited+Ottawa/7371160/story.html