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Summer 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends of CAMP, We have jumped into summer 2016 and it feels great! CAMP once again searched for the Jefferson Salamander this spring 2016 with some promising results for the 2017 season.  We will keep you posted, and if you want to be a part of this annual tradition let us know we will […]

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February 2016 Newsletter

Dear Friends of CAMP, We are slowly coming up to spring and we at CAMP are preparing once again to search for the Jefferson Salamander! We had a visit from Mr. Don Scallen this past meeting on Jan 20th 2016 and it was very informative and helped many of our CAMP friends understand the importance […]

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Write up of September 16 Community Meeting (and Farewell to Chair)

On Wednesday, September 16th, Eric Gillespie, CAMP’s lawyer, spoke at our Community Meeting in Alton about the Ontario Municipal Board Hearing.  Although we have not yet received the final written report with the Chair’s decision from the July Hearing, we did hear her initial decision, given orally, at the end of the Hearing.  At the […]

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September 2015 News

Dear Friends and Supporters of CAMP, It’s hard to believe that the leaves are turning already and summer is winding down! IMPORTANT FOLLOW UP MEETING: Wednesday, September 16th On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015, we will be meeting at 7 p.m. at the Alton Library. Our lawyer, Eric Gillespie, is planning to be on hand to […]

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Credit Valley-Toronto and Region-Central Lake Ontario (CTC) Source Protection Plan (SPP) is approved

 On August 14, 2015, Ontario approved the Credit Valley-Toronto and Region-Central Lake Ontario (CTC) Source Protection Plan (SPP) under the Clean Water Act, 2006. The plans is designed to safeguard drinking water sources and supplies in the region from current and future threats, and will take effect on December 31, 2015. To date, Ontario has approved 18 SPPs […]

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OMB VICTORY FOR C.A.M.P.!!

Dear Friends and Supporters of CAMP, GREAT NEWS FOR C.A.M.P.!! Yesterday, OMB Chair Susan Schiller decided the appeal, in part, in CAMP’s favour under the Planning Act for our issue #4, that prohibits Olympia Sand and Gravel Inc. from washing the aggregate, pending a Permit to Take Water.  Chair Schiller recognized the evidence provided by […]

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July 2015 Newsletter

  July 10th, 2015 Dear Friends and Supporters of C.A.M.P., On Monday, July 13th, the Ontario Municipal Board will begin to hear our appeal, opposing the rezoning decision of the Town of Caledon to allow Olympia Sand and Gravel Inc. to operate a gravel extraction operation on 293 acres of agricultural land, located between Porterfield […]

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