This consultation was open from:
September 20, 2023
to October 20, 2023
Universal Sand and Gravel Limited seeks an amendment to the final rehabilitation site plan to permit the importation of excess soils for the purposes of filling the extracted area to grade, and for blending and resale, for the Dufferin Pit in Caledon, Ontario.
Site location details
East Garafraxa Township, Dufferin County.
Lot 1 & 2, Concession 16, Geographic Township of Garafraxa
The site is located approximately 14 kilometres west of the Town of Caledon.
The site is ARA licence No. 3686.
The site is adjacent to the southern boundary of ARA licence No. 625615.
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Universal Sand and Gravel Limited.
13997 Kennedy Road
Universal Sand and Gravel Limited seeks to authorize the importation of 8,500,000 cubic metres of excess soil to allow for cohesive rehabilitation with the proposed fill-to-grade-details, to backfill the site to an elevation of 484 to 500 masl, and to extract aggregate material from the excess soil for blending and resale.
Public consultation opportunities
The proposed request for this licence is being circulated within the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. Additionally, notification of this application has been forwarded to the Township of East Garafraxa, Dufferin County, Ministry of Environment Conservation and Parks, Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, and any landowners within 120 metres of the licenced boundary, for comment.
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