News & Events

Blue Mountain Rate Payers Fall Newsletter Supports The Friends of the Pretty River Valley.

Posted: Tue. Sep. 18, 2018

Gibraltar Pit/August 2018 by John Leckie, President. Distribution 4,000.

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September 10, 2018 - Jeff MacInnis - Committee of the Whole Meeting

Posted: Tue. Sep. 11, 2018

Jeff could not make the meeting, and had a unique way to present - via video!


The September 10, 2018 Committee of the Whole Meeting

Posted: Mon. Sep. 10, 2018

As a result of the Friends' Deputations - 6 Deputations - Council passed a motion to vigorously oppose the Application - NOT to change the Official Plan to Rezone. The motion has to be ratified at the September 24, 2018, Council Meeting.


Candidate Support - Municipal Election - October 22, 2018

Posted: Tue. Aug. 28, 2018

Out of 16 Candidates - 14 Support the Appeal Not to Change the Official Plan

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Local Planning Appeal Tribunal Update

Local Planning Appeal Tribunal Update

Posted: Thu. Aug. 23, 2018

Ontario Municipal Board Hearing to take place November 20, 2018


Ian Sinclair - Presentation to Council August 27

Ian Sinclair - Presentation to Council August 27

Posted: Wed. Aug. 22, 2018

Purpose: To encourage Council to NOT allow a change to the Official Plan to Re-zone for Aggregate Extraction bordering The Pretty River Valley Provincial Park; and to encourage Council to NOT allow extraction below the water table.


Blue Mountain Watershed Supports Efforts to Stop The Pit!

Blue Mountain Watershed Supports Efforts to Stop The Pit!

Posted: Tue. Aug. 21, 2018

The Blue Mountain Watershed Trust is supporting the goals of the Friends of the Pretty River Valley in its efforts to stop the Gibraltar Sand and Gravel Pit!


Letter To Mayor McKean

Letter To Mayor McKean

Posted: Wed. Mar. 21, 2018

Letter form Ian Sinclair to Mayor McKean

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Contact Us

Email: info@noprettyriverpit.ca

Resources

Ian Sinclair - August 27 Presentation to Blue Mountains Council
Purpose: To encourage Council to NOT allow a change to the Official Plan to Re-zone for Aggregate Extraction bordering The Pretty River Valley Provincial Park; and to encourage Council to NOT allow extraction below the water table

Letter of Support from Blue Mountain Watershed Trust
The Blue Mountain Watershed Trust is supporting the goals of the Friends of the Pretty River Valley in its efforts to stop the Gibraltar Sand and Gravel Pit!

Local Planning Appeal Tribunal
Ontario Municipal Board Hearing to take place November 20, 2018

April 4 2018 Presentation
Ian Sinclair's Presentation to the Committee of the Whole

Letter To Town Council
Letter from Ian Sinclair to Town Council to Not accept the proposed Official Plan Amendment proposed by municipal staff. The vote will take place on April 4, 2018. Please show your opposition to this proposed rezoning by attending the meeting.

Presentation to Council
Deputation made to Council by Ian Sinclair Nov 2016

Council Approves Changes
County and Town are Poised to Move Forward

Quarry Proposal Blue Prints
Full Set of Pretty River Quarry Drawings

Quarry Proposal Blue Prints Page 1
Page 1 of 3 of detailed drawings

Quarry Proposal Blue Prints Page 2
Page 2 of 3 of detailed drawings

Quarry Proposal Blue Prints Page 3
Page 3 of 3 of detailed drawings