CELA Submissions to the Ontario Government on Bill 132

Richard Lindgren, CELA Legal Counsel, provides analysis of Bill 132 and its various schedules. Download the document here: 1306-Bill 132 Submission from the Canadian Environmental Law Association

Proposal to Extend the Moratorium on Water-Bottling Permits

Title: Re: Proposal to Extend the Moratorium on Water-Bottling Permits ERO 013-3974 Resource Type: Letter Content: 1226-Letter re Proposal to Extend the Moratorium # of Pages: 1 Date authored: November 26, 2018 Publication number: 1226 Author/s: Ramani Nadarajah Author Organization:…

Great Lakes Premiers and Governors Fail First Test of Key Great Lakes Agreement

Posted by Jacqueline Wilson, CELA Counsel on May 20, 2016 On Wednesday, the Great Lakes governors and premiers – including Ontario - squandered the opportunity to make sure that the Great Lakes–Saint Lawrence River Basin Sustainable Water Resources Agreement (and the corresponding Great…

CELA to Represent Residents’ Group In Appeal Hearing On Quarry Dewatering Permit

May 14 2015 Next week, Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal will be holding a long-awaited public hearing on an appeal by Tyendinaga Township residents against the issuance of a water-taking permit for a local quarry. The hearing will commence on Tuesday,…

Environmental Tribunal to Commence Hearing on Citizens’ Appeal Against Quarry Dewatering Permit

Jan 28 2015 Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal will be holding a preliminary hearing regarding an appeal by Tyendinaga Township residents against the issuance of a water-taking permit for a local quarry. The preliminary hearing will be held at 10:00 a.m.…

Environmental Tribunal Gives Residents’ Group Green Light To Appeal Quarry Dewatering Permit

Oct 28 2014 In a detailed ruling released yesterday, Ontario’s Environmental Review Tribunal has granted Tyendinaga Township residents permission to appeal the issuance of a water-taking permit to a local quarry operator. Several months ago, the Ministry of the Environment…