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Recent and less recent documents on Freele Tract waste facility plan

In Council Watch
Nov 24th, 2019
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Last week, Simcoe County received this staff report on next steps in its plan to locate its organics and waste handling facility in the Freele Tract on Horsehoe Valley Road.

CCW 2019-399

Friends of Simcoe Forests which, along with Nicholyn Farms and Edward Krajid, is appealing the selection of a forest as the site of this needed facility, has released its peer review of the county’s tree planting compensation plan.

18-10-29 – Simcoe – ERRC – Compensation Planting Plan

Peer Review of Compensation Planting Plan

Flashback to 2015 and how we got here:

Simcoe County’s ‘long list evaluation’ for its Materials Management Facility, now called the Environmental Resource Recovery Centre:

Part 2 – MMF – Long List Evaluation

AWARE Simcoe’s preferred site:

AWARE Simcoe recommends Highway 11/Penetanguishene Rd. site for composting facility





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